We have a Poweredge 2800 with a Perc 4E/DI Raid controller. There are 4 36 GB drives on Channel 1.
I added 4 300 GB drives for logical drive 2.
When I execute mkdev hd and add the filesystem, I only get 333 GB for the second drive.
I did upgrade the firmware to the latest version from Dell.
From what I have read, OpenServer 5.0.7 should be able to handle 2 TB filesystems.
The Samsung SSD 840 EVO and 840 EVO mSATA have a well-known problem with a drop in read performance. I first learned about this in an interesting thread here at Experts Exchange:
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