[SATLUG] OT: Wintendo

Ernest De Leon edeleonjr at gmail.com
Fri Feb 1 19:18:46 CST 2008


I should rephrase....if there is a disk or any software to be loaded at the
OS level, then it is not a true hardware RAID (e.g. raid controller, onboard
DIMM, battery to hold RAID config, etc.)  That should cover about 99% of the
non-server class motherboards out there.

On Feb 1, 2008 5:05 PM, Richard Maynard <richard.maynard at gmail.com> wrote:

> Motherboard RAID isn't software based on many motherboards. There is a
> dedicated RAID controller, either with its own memory or using some of the
> system memory on MANY motherboards these days.
>
> -- Richard Maynard
>
> On Feb 1, 2008 7:03 PM, Ernest De Leon <edeleonjr at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > I doubt you will see any difference in FPS with RAID 0 because disks and
> > graphics are not related.  Your motherboard RAID is software raid, or
> > 'fake'
> > hardware RAID...however you want to put it.  Unless you purchased an add
> > in
> > hardware RAID controller, you won't have a true hardware RAID.
> >
> > On Feb 1, 2008 4:53 PM, Chris Lemire <good_bye300 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> >
> > > I have a dual boot of Wintendo 64-bit and Fedora Core 8 64-bit. I
> never
> > > wanted it until I got an 8800 gts. I'm wondering if it is possible to
> > > increase my frames per second in games with raid 0. Is software raid
> or
> > > motherboard raid a better choice for Wintendo?
> > >
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Ernest de Leon
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"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety
deserve neither liberty nor safety." - A common 18th Century sentiment
voiced by Benjamin Franklin

"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his
government." - Edward Abbey

"All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing." -
Edmund Burke, English statesman and political philosopher (1729-1797)

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