[nSLUG] [nslug at fop.ns.ca: Re: Raid enclosures?]

D G Teed donald.teed at gmail.com
Tue Apr 30 18:50:23 ADT 2013


I was going to suggest DYI via software RAID, but I assumed it would
involve buying a few parts to get that in order, in which case some
appliances come in cheaper.  Sounds like you are set up.


On Tue, Apr 30, 2013 at 6:22 PM, Eugene Cormier <eugene.cormier at gmail.com>wrote:

> I decided to go with SWRaid, I've already got it setup and just issued
> my first mdadm command: wow, all the pretty blinking lights :)
>
> E
>
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> From: D G Teed <donald.teed at gmail.com>
> To: Nova Scotia Linux User Group <nslug at nslug.ns.ca>
> Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:52:51 -0300
> Subject: Re: [nSLUG] [nslug at fop.ns.ca: Re: Raid enclosures?]
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>    If you are looking for a network storage enclosure, Linus Torvalds put
>    out a question on G+ awhile back for NAS recommendations.  He decided
>    the "+" responses pointed to something by Synology.  I've never owned
>    it myself, and people are waiting to hear Linus' view on it as he is
>    picky.  Online stores like NCIX can sell this.
>    [1]https://plus.google.com/+LinusTorvalds/posts/REfnCV1y8Dy
>
>    On Tue, Apr 30, 2013 at 5:04 PM, Eugene Cormier
>    <[2]eugene.cormier at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>      Hey Dop, I really appreciate the offer, but I already have 4 SATA
>      drives
>      and not a single system with SCSI
>      Thanks
>      Eugene
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>      From: Dop Ganger <[4]nslug at fop.ns.ca>
>      To: Nova Scotia Linux User Group <[5]nslug at nslug.ns.ca>
>      Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2013 10:55:59 -0300 (ADT)
>      Subject: Re: [nSLUG] Raid enclosures?
>      I might have some SCSI enclosures free for the coming to take them
>      away if you're interested?
>      Cheers... Dop.
>      On Tue, 30 Apr 2013, Eugene Cormier wrote:
>      > Hi everyone, I'm curious if there is a shop in Hali that stocks
>      raid
>      > enclosures/cards
>      >
>      > Eugene
>      >
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