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Subject: Re: intelligent shutdown?

Re: intelligent shutdown?

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2004 11:55:55 +0200

Marc Tricou wrote:

>>That is the SLEEP command. Still, we can't send the SLEEP command in
>>the middle of a disk read/write operation. And on some units, we only
>>have a fraction of a second to do it.
> What a pity :-(

Actually, we can implement this on the FM and V2 recorders. There we
have several seconds to react to the OFF button, just for this purpose.
Today, we just cut the power after a short delay, but we can extend this
to call the safe powerdown function instead.


Received on 2004-07-19

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