papaskitch
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Joined: Oct 3, 2021
Last seen: Dec 9, 2022
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RE: Is 64k stripe size the only working option for RAID5 on Apple Silicon with v7 as well?

@softraid-support RAID5 is now working flawlessly for me using the 64k stripe size (it wasn't on SoftRAID 6.x/macOS 12), so I'll call this a win. Besi...

2 months ago
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RE: Is 64k stripe size the only working option for RAID5 on Apple Silicon with v7 as well?

With SoftRAID 7.0.1 I've just tried moving from RAID4 to RAID5 (new disks gave me the opportunity - 4 x 8TB) and 16k still causes crashes. I'm on an M...

2 months ago
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RE: Enable SMART on USB disks doesn't seem to work

Well, for what it's worth, add my name to the list of customers who'd appreciate that feature 😉

2 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support Dang it. Well, a guy can dream right? For what it's worth, I seem to be chugging along without any panics using RAID5 with the 64K...

8 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support any sign of the RAID5 fix you were expecting to get from Apple in macOS Ventura?

8 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support Any brave souls at SoftRAID installing macOS Ventura? 😜

8 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support So, after replacing the drive in slot A with a new one, I haven't seen a panic or had a drive go missing. I'll continue to monito...

12 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support I'm using the Thunderbay on a Mac mini as a file server for the home. The Thunderbay hosts backup for several laptops (time machi...

12 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support I've got ~8TB of 12TB filled so it's not impossible. The thing is I've had previous panics that were identified as being related ...

12 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support If it's not clear in the logs, it's a RAID 4 volume using APFS. Anything I can do to help troubleshoot?

12 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support Forgot the crash log in my previous post. Tony

12 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support Is this one more of the same? Tony

12 months ago
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RE: Monterey Crash/kernel panics

@softraid-support Well, it was a pretty long run without a problem but I woke up to see there was a panic a few hours ago. Currently running macOS 1...

12 months ago
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