Linux HW Info

1. lscpu The lscpu command reports information about the cpu and processing units. It does not have any further options or functionality. $ lscpu Architecture: x86_64 CPU op-mode(s): 32-bit, 64-bit Byte Order: Little Endian CPU(s): 4 On-line CPU(s) list: 0-3 Thread(s) per core: 1 Core(s) per socket: 4 Socket(s): 1 NUMA node(s): 1 Vendor ID:… Read More Linux HW Info

RAID 5 vs. RAID 6

There is a performance impact when you use RAID-6 (you update two parity drives instead of just one), but RAID-6 is recommended by Red Hat since drive current drive capacities increases the probability that a double fault will occur while repairing a failed drive. For example, notice the following possible scenario with a RAID-5 set… Read More RAID 5 vs. RAID 6