View Full Version : SoftRAID benefits on single drive?

07-05-2001, 10:29 PM
I have SoftRAID lying around here from my VST Ultratek/66 PCI card, and wanted to know if there is any benefit from using the SoftRAID driver on my single 46GB IBM Deskstar 75GXP connected to the Ultratek in a Powermac 8600 over the Apple hard disk driver from the MacOS 9 CD. Any extra speed? reliability features?

07-05-2001, 11:44 PM
I doubt it. Even if there were extra speed you probably could not see this in actual use. I only use SoftRAID for stripping drives... The only time I will use SR on a single drive is if the Apple drivers do not work. This only happened on an old WDigitial SCSI.

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