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    FreeNAS on HP ML10 v2

    Hi all, is it all right to open a new thread to see how many of you succesfully run FreeNAS on the HP ML10 v2 server? What I'm trying to do is building a cheap freenas box (with 8GB RAM) to use for replication of my main freenas machine. So definitely investigating if the RAID controller works...
  2. TheBloke

    LSI devices appear as IDE in motherboard boot list?

    Hey all I'm doing a major upgrade on my home fileserver, and have finally upgraded from using cheap Marvell cards and mobo ports to having enough LSI ports for all my HDDs (a total of 28 ports available for 26 drives + boot SSD.) In total I have four LSI cards - 1 x 9211-4i (SAS2004), 2 x...
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    boot guest from passed through AHCI on ESXi 6.0 (can that work??)

    Hi, I want to try out an all-in-one build. Everything works: ESXi 6.0 boots from usb key A second small usb key is configured as datastore. However because I reserved the memory no swap file and other unwanted writes will take place on the datastore. It only has the vmx files. The vmdk's are...