Re: Dual Booting With Linux in Raid
At the moment, my main concern is recognition during installation of Linux. Performance would be great, but it takes a second seat until I can afford something better.
I took a look at your Super Micro link, but unfortunately, that appears to be strictly Intel processors and I'm going to stick with AMD. At the moment, I'm trying to find a GA-K8NSNXP 939 motherboard, but no luck so far. It may be like another Gigabyte mobo that I wanted and found out that it had been discontinued. It also has the Silicon Image 3512 Raid, which may not solve all the problems, but unlike the Nvidia Raid, Gigabyte doesn't list it as a software raid controller. However, According to this:
It may still have some issues to deal with. I won't really know what it's all about until my head stops spinning.
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