Re: Hard disk won't spin down; what's accessing it?
On Fri, 2 May 2003 20:44:29 -0700
Jeff <email@example.com> wrote:
> I was told that by mounting the ext3 partitions with the "noatime"
> option, the disk access every "five" seconds doesn't happen. It seems
> to work for me. My disk spins down using noflushd and stays down for
> hours when not in use.
> I had to make some changes to exim as well so that it doesn't do queue
> runs every few minutes.
Good, thank you for letting us know.