troubleshooting Question

6 disk drives - what is the best raid to use?

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hey guys i have an old dell 4300 with six 37 gig drives..

im gonna be building it jst for test purposes but i would like to konw what is the best RAID to use. it uses an perc2/sc host adapter.

i do want some redundancy
im thinking raid 5 is the best .. but im not sure

please let me know. thank you
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