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Subject: Re: Fw: Creative Labs Zen Xtra

Re: Fw: Creative Labs Zen Xtra

From: Jürgen Hestermann <>
Date: 2004-12-14

> a big cache is wasted since it's emptied
> every time we spin down the disk.

Do all drives do this when spinning down? If the cache
could be saved it would prevent spin up for quite a long time
and therefore save batterie drain. I think that disk manufacturers
should have considered this kind of usage (especially for disks
used in mobile environments).

Jürgen Hestermann

Received on Tue Dec 14 18:21:45 2004

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