1. eccevery

    ESATA controllers - are they all bad?

    I feel like I'm about to ask a question that's been answered before, but I've been googling for a while and can't find it: Is there a accepted esata controller for FreeNAS? Or are they all undersirable? Port multipliers are bad. That's fine, I don't need them. But I could really use eSATA. This...
  2. W

    Newbie questions on external drive cases

    All, thanks in advance for your help. I have used FreeNAS for many years. My builds have always been hardware that is laying around rather than purchased on purpose for the task at hand. I am sure I have a non-efficient solution, but it hits the spot that I need and it makes me feel good to...