Subject: Re: test of new powerdown facility
To: None <gwr@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/10/1998 11:36:01
On Jun 9, gwr@NetBSD.ORG wrote
> How about sending a SCSI "stop" command?  (i.e. spin down)

I'd like to implement this, and for IDE disks too (so that, when a power
shutdown is planned, I can do a remote 'halt' and the disks would
spin down).
Along with a disk power management facilitie, which could spin down unused
disks (some of mine are really noisy :)

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.