Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Hard drives that work/don't work with power off
Re: Hard drives that work/don't work with power off
From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Mon, 2 Dec 2002 14:08:25 +0100
Henri DAVID wrote:
> i just tried it. the previous version was not working with mine (i have a
> fujistu drive) and it's now working fine.
> BUT i have feeling that power on procedure takes more time to "boot up"
> the drive before it's ready.
Yes, it now does take a little extra bit of time to start the disk. It is the time needed for the drive electronics to "boot". I estimate it to something like 100-500 ms more than before.
I'll add a primitive battery runtime meter so we can compare run times.
-- BjörnReceived on 2002-12-02