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ThinkPad x61s

ThinkPad x61s I have a new laptop. It is a ThinkPad X61s. Details: Processor: Intel(R) Core TM 2 Duo L7500 LV (1.6GHz, 4MBL2, 800MHzFSB) Operating System: Genuine Windows Vista Business 64 1 Display: 12.1″ UltraLight XGA TFT, 2×3UltraConnect II antenna 4GB RAM – 2GB PC2-5300 DDR2 SDRAM 667MHz SODIMM Memory Hard Drive: 160GB Hard Disk

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RAID-5 drive failure

RAID-5 drive failure Back in December 2004, I wrote about implementing hardware RAID-5. Yesterday, one of the drives in that cluster failed. Here is the output which shows a failed drive: $ raidutil -L all RAIDUTIL Version: 3.04 Date: 9/27/2000 FreeBSD CLI Configuration Utility Adaptec ENGINE Version: 3.04 Date: 9/27/2000 Adaptec FreeBSD SCSI Engine #

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Sponsors wanted

Sponsors wanted I am in the process of building up a 2U server. Its primary purpose will be to run my websites, which includes the one you are reading now (The FreeBSD Diary), FreshPorts, FreshSource, and BSDCan. The server in question is pretty awesome. I have iXsystems to thank for that. The 9550SX-8LP RAID controller

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