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    SubjectRe: [patch] document flash/RAID dangers
    > The issues being raised here are not specific to extX, MD RAID, or Linux
    > at all; they are problems with non-"enterprise-class" RAID setups.
    > There's a reason enterprise-class RAID costs a lot more money than the
    > card you can pick up at Fry's.

    And you will still need backups ;)

    A long time ago I worked on a fault tolerant news server with dual
    alphaserver boxes and a shared disk array. A power system failure took
    out both the alpha boxes and the disk controllers and all the disks.

    Fortunately it was a news server so you just had to wait a week ..


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