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Subject: RE: spin down in linux
From: Stuart Tedford (stuart.tedford_at_piresearch.co.uk)
Date: 2004-06-10


In windoze, "safely removing" doesn't spin down the disk either. I think it
does spin down on winXP using some kind of power management settings. But
only if you don't use your computer for a specified time.

Stu.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: sophana [mailto:jobarjo78_at_yahoo.fr]
> Sent: 10 June 2004 10:09
> To: Rockbox development
> Subject: Re: spin down in linux
>
>
> Christopher Moore wrote:
>
> >Hello,
> >When connected my jbr in linux, I can't get the drive to
> spin down even
> >after unmounting. Am I alone? How do the windows drivers
> force the drive
> >to spin down when you "safely remove" the drive?
> >
> >Thanks
> >Chris
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> >
> >
> my drive does not spin down in windows either. ( I have a player 6000)
>
> you should have a look at the usb storage spec to do that (if it is
> possible).
>
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