Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: slow file copy
RE: slow file copy
From: Michael O'Quinn <michael_at_oquinn.info>
Date: Thu, 15 May 2003 13:46:08 -0700 (PDT)
Have you run Scandisk on the Archos drive?
On Thu, 15 May 2003, Jonah, Jim wrote:
> None of the drives show more than 2% fragmentation.
> In this case the file is about 140 megs. (converted audio book). It copied
> onto the studio20 fine, but it won't copy off of it (onto win2k). After
> about 34megs it hangs. Eventually windows gives me a harddrive timeout error
> (when trying to drag copy it).
> It's strange.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nathan Gray [mailto:sanguination_at_hotmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 14, 2003 2:32 PM
> To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> Subject: Re: slow file copy
> I guess one of two things might be happening.
> 1) One the files might be cross linked and so the system doesn't quite know
> what to do with them...
> I lost about 3 gb of music because of cross linked files once.
> or 2) both your source hdd (jukebox) and destination might need some defrag
> And thern there is the 3rd option: reboot! (kidding about that part)
> Just my thoughts.
> >From: "Jonah, Jim" <Jim.Jonah_at_compuware.com>
> >Reply-To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> >To: "Rockbox (E-mail)" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> >Subject: slow file copy
> >Date: Wed, 14 May 2003 10:59:32 -0400
> >I have some files on my jukebox studio 20 that play fine. However, when I
> >try to copy them back to my win2k box (where they where originally created)
> >they either won't copy at all, or take a loooong time. Yet other files in
> >the same directory, that are the roughly the same size copy extremely
> >Any thoughts on why this is happening?
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Received on 2003-05-15