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Subject: Re: Cache directory tree
From: Marc Tricou (
Date: 2002-08-14

>> I think it would be extreme useful to somehow cache the directory
>> information, so that, when beowsing and crawling the directories, the HD
>> doesn't have to spin up sometimes and cause painful delays.
>The simpler solution is to implement the configurable disk spindown timer
we have discussed here before. Then you can crank that up so the disk
doesn't spin >down while browsing and you don't get any delays.

Perhaps it would be nice to have a longer spinout timer in browser mode but
the normal short timer in play mode.

cu, Marc

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