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Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (Intel® RST)
Linux* support for Intel® RAID controller hubs

Note This information is provided as a courtesy by Intel. Contact your Linux* vendor for additional questions and support.

Beginning with Linux kernel version 2.6.18*, the dmraid* utility 1.0.0-rc15 supports RAID 0, RAID 1, and RAID 10.

Beginning with Linux kernel version 2.6.27*, the mdadm* utility 3.0 supports RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, and RAID 5.

The kernel provides the RAID level support. The utilities support the Intel® Matrix Storage Manager metadata format.

To use the RAID features in dmraid and mdadm, set up the RAID volume using the Intel® Matrix Storage Manager option ROM. To enter the option ROM user interface, click CTRL + I when prompted during boot.

Instructions on how to use the RAID features in dmraid and mdadm are included with Linux.


Related Topics:
Linux Kernel Archives
DMRAID utility
MDADM utility

This applies to:

Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (Intel® RST)

Solution ID: CS-020663
Last Modified: 04-Oct-2012
Date Created: 28-Mar-2005