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Re: [zfs-discuss] External drive enclosures + Sun Server for mass storag

Subject: Re: [zfs-discuss] External drive enclosures + Sun Server for mass storage
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Date: Sun, 21 Jan 2007 11:37:22 +0100
>What I gather from this is that today, SATA drives will either look like IDE
>drives or SCSI drives, to some extent.  When they look like IDE drives, you
>don't get all of the cfgadm or luxadm management options and you have to do
>thinks like hot plug in a more-rather-than-less manual mode. When they look
>like SCSI drives, then you'll also get the more-automatic hot plug features.

In the one case they're running the controller in compatibility mode; for
the other case you'll need to appropriate SATA controller driver.

Casper
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