[RC5] MacOS X - Hard disk sleep
satyap at satya.virtualave.net
Tue Jun 12 16:20:45 EDT 2001
On Jun 11, 2001 at 21:09, Basil A. Daoust wrote:
>I've actually heard that its worse to let your drive stop and start but that may
>only be valid on older drives. It had something to do with the head bouncing every
>time it slows down or something.
>This is probably another urban legend though.
I've heard my (new, IBM DTLA-something) IDE HDD make weird noises on
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