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Intel® RAID Controller Hubs—Linux* Support


Last Reviewed: 21-Jul-2017
Article ID: 000006040

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

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