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Old November 13, 2012, 08:14 AM
oliver_ssa oliver_ssa is offline
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Originally Posted by BlueByte View Post
Damn thats slow, I didn't even think of an HBA initializing that slowly. I have an HBA in my desktop for RAID 0, but use ROCs for all my servers. It does take while to initialize and I break my arrays up into 4 disk RAID 5s when I can because of preference. A week to initialize is another reason in my mind to keep the arrays a more manageable size.
I don't get it, why taking so much time to initiate a RAID5 array? And if i just stay idle on Windows 7, is the initialize process run automatically?
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