With a 3ware 9650SE on Debian 6, can I replace a drive in a RAID 5 array with an SSD? The goal would be to eventually replace each 3.5" hard drive in the array with SSDs. Is there anything I should know about attempting something like this? Any background info?
The drive has to be of equal or larger capacity than the drive it's replacing, which is still difficult (read: expensive) to do, depending on the age of the array.
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