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Re: why is the kernel "unsleeping" a HDD put to sleep with hdparm -Y ?




On 2018-08-27 10:48, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
So I have a 'spare' internal spinning rust bucket which I only use
for backups, and so most of the time when I'm not using it I put it
to sleep with:

sudo hdparm -Y /dev/sda

sorry cannot help but I have similar disk and this seems like a good idea.
Presume have to unmount disk before putting to sleep ?

mick

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