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Subject: Re: intelligent shutdown?
From: Salokyn (
Date: 2004-07-19

Ronald Teune a écrit :
> ok... now i understand :P
> maybe a double click to spin down, and then a long press for total poweroff?
> or would that take too long?
> this way you cant accidentally double click.
> or make some specific double-click time, e.g. you have to doubleclick in .2
> s
>>At 22:52 18/07/04, you wrote:
>>>So... what's wrong with the original press-OFF-for-one second to
>>>Doubleclicking doesn't seem faster to me, anyway...
>>>And now we're talking about shutdown anyway, would it be possible to make
>>>a quick spindown code in the poweroff thingy? Or just park the head? So
>>>that the drive doesn't need to make that noise when powering off? Or is
>>>that not possible?
>>That is the precise point of the double-click code ;)
>>It shuts down before powering off.
>>The "hold-off" event is hardware NOT software.
Just try the patch, linus updated it today and it's almost perfect. It's
not a real double click like with your mouse, you have to click off 2
times, that's it.


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