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Subject: Re: Load time lags

Re: Load time lags

From: Mike Soultanian <msoultan_at_csulb.edu>
Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2002 07:47:44 -0700

Cool.. thanks for the info!

MIke

"Nielsen Linus (ext)" wrote:
>
> > I don't know if this is even possible, but have you guys thought about
> > keeping the drive spun up all the time if the jukebox is on external
> > power (or a disable power management setting is on) so there
> > are no lags when changing folders, loading next track, etc?
>
> We plan to make the hard drive timeout configurable, so we may even have two
> parameters, one for batteries an one for external.
>
> However, I wouldn't recommend keeping the drive spinning. It heats up the
> unit a lot, and probably wears out the drive.
>
> /Linus

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