VIA Arena Forums – Windosw 2000 data corruption on VIA Apollo266 with mirrored Promise This seems close to my problem. Data corruption with Promise RAID controller and some versino of NT. Appears to be some kind of bug with the 4-in-1 driver. Worked fine once it went all native XP. I think I did install […]
VIA IDE Driver Guide This is a great piece that explains what exactly is going on with the IDE drivers that you get from VIA and directly from MIcrosoft. Well worth the read.
Reviewmakers.com – VIA Promise Raid Performance Patch Effectiveness. Here is a note on VIA and Promise RAID performanceproblems. It appears that Promise doesn’t like the VIA chipset. There is a fix, but only for later chipsets that a 266MHz DDR. I have a Apollo Pro133a, so this doesn’t help me I don’t think.
Event ID. Wow, this seems to be the best database of the various events that are occuring. I’m getting a dmio disk write error.
VIA Arena – Drivers. Still having consistency problems with Promise Raid 0 mirroring. Am thinking now it could be the VIA drivers. There is of course a support location at www.viaarena.com that talks about this in much more detail that the www.via.com does.
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