RAID 0, 2 drives, OS X and XP?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by TechViking, Apr 9, 2009.

  1. TechViking macrumors regular

    Mar 3, 2009
    I am thinking of connecting two drives to the internal SATA ports on the 09 Mini and use them together in RAID 0.

    Will it be possible somehow to boot both Leopard, and XP in Boot camp on the resulting drive?

    If not, why not?
  2. brand macrumors 601


    Oct 3, 2006
    Since the RAID array is created with software and OSX was used to created the array there is no way for Windows to see the array.
  3. TechViking thread starter macrumors regular

    Mar 3, 2009
    Ok. But then why can the boot loader that boots OS X see the RAID drive (before OS X is loaded)?

    Couldnt XP just aswell be able to see the RAID drive then?

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