Subject: Re: Hard disk blues on laptops.
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Christos Zoulas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/19/2007 23:56:23
In article <20070319225333.GW3553@bcd.geek.com.au>,
Daniel Carosone <email@example.com> wrote:
>On Mon, Mar 19, 2007 at 09:22:33PM +0000, David Laight wrote:
>> I'm also sure I remember something about modern drives using the
>> rotational energy of the platter to withdraw the heads in the event of
>> poewr failure - and that was years ago.
>Yes, that's very likely exactly the unpleasant sound he's hearing.
>It's probably harmless, but neither is there anything wrong with
>trying to avoid it.
Let's commit it then!