Subject: Re: putting disks to sleep
To: Michael <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/14/2005 16:28:30
On Thu, Apr 14, 2005 at 09:25:27AM -0400, Michael wrote:
> Thanks, that keeps it from prematurely spinning up again. Now I only
> need to figure out how to put it to sleep automatically :)

You could use

  atactl wd5 setstandby 900

or some such with ide drives, but I don't know about your case..