Re: Staples "Relay (tm)" 4 Gb USB sticks - slow or normal (lenny)?
> On Fri, 01 Oct 2010 00:15:42 +0000, s. keeling wrote:
> > Is it just that usb's slow, or is the box doing it wrong? Is it my
> > preference for ext2? I've tried w both usb hubs and directly into
> Did you run any read/write speed tests on the flash device?
No, I've just been observing the situation over months (I get by with
monthly backups :-).
> Googling around, I've found this article you may find interesting:
> Increase USB Flash Drive Write Speed
Thanks, it looks interesting. Hard to believe hdparm is the answer to
silicon snailishness ... I'll report back.
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