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Subject: Re: show hard drive activity

Re: show hard drive activity

From: mourad jaber <mjaber_at_centralpay.net>
Date: Thu, 05 Jun 2003 10:05:10 +0200

Hello,
I saw some news about spinning down the hd when archos is usb plugged to
reduce the power consomption...
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=638529&group_id=44306&atid=439121
The Sourceforge distrib repository is always showing the version 1.4 of
rockbox...
Thanks

Björn Stenberg wrote:

>mourad jaber wrote:
>
>
>>I'm thinking about a feature which become useful... It to show hd
>>activity when the archos is plug in USB because the hd light don't work
>>when archos is in usb mode...
>>I don't know if it is possible to do it because I'm not aware about
>>archos hardware architecture.
>>
>>
>
>No, this is not possible. The disk access in USB mode is handled completely by the USB/IDE bridge. The CPU (where Rockbox is running) is not involved.
>
>
>
Received on 2003-06-05

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