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Subject: Re: disappearing .rockbox, switchable power-saving mode
From: Owen Kalau (
Date: 2003-04-01

On Tue, 1 Apr 2003, [iso-8859-1] Björn Stenberg wrote:

> Owen Kalau wrote:
> > On my jukebox recorder 20 (IBM 40G drive), the time to change tracks is
> > quite noticeable, enough to be irritating. With power-saving off, it
> > takes 2-3 seconds to skip a track. With power-saving on, it takes 10-12
> > seconds or more.
> The disk poweroff option, which affects disk spinup times, is still available.

The disk poweroff option is not enabled on my Jukebox. With it enabled,
it takes maybe a second or two more.

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