This guide describes Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology for the end-of-life products listed below. For current products, see the Intel® RAID Software user's guide
Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology - User's Guide for end-of-life products (PDF)
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Date: December 2005
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Disk write cache and read ahead settings
Enable or disable the disk write cache and read ahead policies for all physical drives by setting an Adapter property. The setting is applied to all slots, including empty slots.
Warning: Enabling the Disk Write Cache setting might cause data loss if the power fails.
To change the Disk Write Cache Setting:
- Select Objects > Adapter
- Select Set Write Cache
- Select Enable or Disable.
- At Change Write Cache Setting, select On or Off, then press <Enter>.
To change the Read Ahead Setting, substitute Read Ahead for Disk Write Cache.
- Reboot the system for changes to take effect.
||Go to Objects > Physical Drive and select the applicable drive in versions 5.28 and earlier to set the read-ahead and write-cache policy settings.|
This applies to: