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So I cannibalized my 939 system and installed the HD into my current and figured why not raid them? Because I have no idea how, that's why ! So about 10mins of reading and I reinstalled Vista on a Raid0 array (which now gets a 5.9 for transfer rate). Woot. Now I'll just get an external back up and I'm set for quite a bit I think.
    
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Congrats I love Raid0 when it works.
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Welcome to RAID!
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post #4 of 15
Your quick like your array
    
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Yeah, I love Raid0. Its so noticible
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Quote:
Originally Posted by grunion View Post
when it works.
lolol
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MrBungle View Post
lolol
Not too reassuring. I wanna do a RAID0 one day.
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Once you use RAID0 you'll never go back
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Nonchalant View Post
Once you use RAID0 you'll never go back
Whats the downside to a RAID0 setup?
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post #10 of 15
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If one of the drives corrupts, your array and data are done and (I could be wrong) unrecoverable. That's why everything that I've read recommends a third drive for back up.
    
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