Thanks I thought that might be the case as with most controllers, someone said to me it was possible but they couldn’t shed any more light on how to do it, I’ll image the drive when I get some free time, I was hoping there’d be a quick solution other than using Windows striping. Log in or Sign up. Mark this reply as best answer, if it answered your question. Upvote if you found this answer helpful or interesting. Apologies for the inconvenience.

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I can’t see anything in the motherboard bios or the controller bios. I thought with that controller you could disable raid on particular ports.

Posted September 21, Mark this reply as best answer, if it answered your question. No I don’t think you will be able to, the ESB2 raid controller is applicable to all the SATA ports so once you switch over to raid it will affect those 2 ports as well.

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Whether it is enabled or disabled, I don’t see my drives. Jun 3, at 2: Can’t see any other way of doing it unless you get hold of another RAID card.


One thing about this specific system is that FreeNas hangs completely in intervals of weeks and I need to restart the whole box then, I do have it loaded pretty hard doing a lot of compression since I use it mostly to store logfiles and other highly compressible data from several different kind of servers.

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Jun 3, at Can you please help me with this issue? We use the same servers. Aug 5, Posts: Guest Enthusiast 14 Members 6, posts.

Intel S5000PAL with RAID problems

Thread starter rt82 Start date May 7, Oct 18, Posts: Follow, to receive updates on this topic. I want to add another 4 hard drives and RAID 0 them.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Haven’t found a fix to the problem yet. Posted September 20, I tried booting gparted, which still does not show my drives.


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I don’t want to be updating things that may cause other problems. I transfer about 1TB of data to the box daily.

According to this thread, http: What you could do is image the current server, then create 2 volumes, one for the boot and the RAID 0 for the data. I hope it should work as these raid controllers are supported in XenServer v4.