[Beowulf] 32 nodes cluster price

Mark Hahn hahn at mcmaster.ca
Fri Oct 5 10:52:50 EDT 2007


> I'd prefer they put their effort into supplying a raid controller that
> can actually detect corrupt raid sets. (cf. the recent thread "Big storage")

not me.  raid is too important to be trusted to hardware - have you
tried MD's check/scrub features?  though afaik it doesn't have a way
to switch on verification during normal reads (or, for that matter,
verify-after-write.)

in any case, I suspect that the trend is away from block-level raid...

regards, mark hahn.
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