Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Disk error handling
From: Björn Stenberg (bjorn_at_haxx.se)
Brian King wrote:
There are probably better ways to do it. We're using a rather simple error handling, where we retry for a maximum of five seconds on read error.
> 2. Would it be possible to have a higher high-watermark when the charger
It's possible, yes. But we have a plan for dynamic watermark handling that takes into account disk errors and the time used for reading.
> 3. Should my Toshiba drive be doing this? Are there 40G disk drives that
This is annoying. I use a Toshiba 40G myself, and this never happens to me. I keep the Archos in the handlebar bag on my bicycle while riding to work, and I can assure you it shakes a lot! It's puzzling that it differs so much between different people/units.
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