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I have a nv and a sil3114 SATA controllers, each has a bios setup Raid 5 that Needs to be shared with windows... but i cant get either to work after trying what seems like everything.

http://samueltaylor.me.uk/2011/01/31/setting-up-nvidia-nforce-fakeraid-on-ubuntu-10-10/ libata.ignore_hpa=0

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Can you add to the description of the problem? The title doesn't make much sense. FakeRAID does work with Ubuntu, having multiple controllers shouldn't matter. –  ppetraki Nov 28 '11 at 22:33
    
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You understand that fake raid offers no acceleration whatsoever over Linux's mdadm driven software RAID implementation right? The only time using fake raid makes sense is when you have to share that disk with Windows or another OS that doesn't understand Linux MD.

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