Rockbox mail archive
Subject: Re: Feature Request: USB HDD only Custom Rom.
From: Joseph Jones (joe_at_bumpycarrot.cjb.net)
>>>Anyone done this type of thing before. What type of battery life can I
>>>expect out of the rockbox running like this?
>>You will get a whopping 1 hour of battery life from this setup, becasue
>>disk will not spindown in USB mode.
> Mine does spin down quite nicely in USB mode. It probably depends on what
> your host (Win2k/XP in my case) does.
I never got it to spindown in Windows, but I can under Linux.
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