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    Initial Install (memory/hba)

    I was wondering what the max supported memory configuration for FreeBSD 13.1 amd64? I am getting memory errors with 256G (RAM parity error) and yes I did a memory test and everything checks out. In addition, from the supported hardware link the following HBA is supported: Qlogic...
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    ZFS Recommendation for 100TB raid-z pool

    I need to provide a network drive for an SME with 100 TB usable capacity. I would like to use a ZFS raid-z3 pool consisting of 14x 12TB SAS or SATA drives (this will be a rare-write/many-reads situation). I have been looking at chassis like the SuperMicro SC846BE1C-R1K03JBOD. Given that I'll...
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    FreeBSD 13.0: Observing corruption in SGL

    Hello , In freeBSD 13.0, while running IO with blocksize 1MB observed corruption in SGL received. Ran IO with FIO (version 3.28)IO tool. Command used : fio --filename=/dev/da0: -direct=1 -iodepth=32 -ioengine=posixaio -rw=randrw -bs=1024k -numjobs=8 -runtime=30 -group_reporting -name=stress...
  4. scotia

    Interpreting from top: [intr{irq18: bge0 arcmsr*}]

    Hi all, does the following process name from top: [intr{irq18: bge0 arcmsr*}] mean that bge0 and arcmsr* share irq18? If so, is that bad for a NIC and an HBA to share an IRQ? Or am I thinking of the day when I had to set a jumper on a card before I put it in my PC/XT? Specifically the...
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    Recommend 16-port HBA (SATA) ?

    Hi, Currently for my home setup, I have a self-built system made out of a Fujitsu D3417-B1 motherboard fitted with a i3-6100 CPU (really happy with that combo, low energy and quite a lot of processing power), 16GB of ECC memory, and at this moment 8 2TB drives (SAS1068E card) in a ZFS raidz1...
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    HP Smart Array P212 not recognizing SAS LTO drive

    Hi fellow FreeBSDers, I am trying to use an external LTO-4 tape drive, connected to a HP Smart Array P212 HBA via external SAS cable. HBA bios initialization is showing a detected drive without any issues. I can see the drive when using Windows, run diagnostics via Quantum software, etc...
  7. pming

    Solved System seems to freeze when storage pool is accessed

    Hello everybody I am currently building my first physical FreeBSD box which should soon replace my Synology NAS. I have put together all the pieces and was able to install FreeBSD just fine, but I have had some issues ever since I created the main storage pool where all the files are supposed...
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    ZFS Troubleshooting Steps for Storage: Request Queue Overflow

    Ran into some issues going from FreeBSD 9 Stable to 10 (FreeNAS 9.10) with a Qlogic's 2532. Looks like the HBA is work fine but the LUN disappeared from the ESX's system after the upgrade. After trying to rescanned the data store got a error message at the console of the NAS...