Re: HDD spinup when in sleep mode, strange behaviour
On Wednesday 06 of May 2009 22:41:34 green wrote:
> komodo wrote at 2009-05-06 02:02 -0500:
> > On Sunday 03 of May 2009 04:31:57 green wrote:
> > > komodo wrote at 2009-05-02 13:01 -0600:
> > > > Everything works fine, but now, every 30min i hear that disk is
> > > > spined up, and after ten seconds is spinned down. So i thought that
> > > > the problem is in the smartd, which check disks every 30min's, but it
> > > > isn't, becase even if i run
> > > >
> > > > hdparm -C /dev/sdb
> > > >
> > > > the drive is spinned up again.
> > >
> > > I don't understand how the hdparm command proves that smartd isn't
> > > spinning up the disk; you may want to check on the -n option in
> > > smartctl(8).
> > Thanks for answer, i don't know how it is doing but it works before
> > upgrade. And i found some bugs about this so it seems that problem is in
> > hdparm package.
> > See
> > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=522091
> > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=526516
> Hmm, interesting. This may be one reason why I too have had trouble
> getting disks to spin down and remain on standby.
Sure it is, but i'm courious when it will be fixed. Now i have disabled smartd
so it's ok, but it's bad without smartd.