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Re: Staples "Relay (tm)" 4 Gb USB sticks - slow or normal (lenny)?

Camaleón <noelamac@gmail.com>:
>  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
>  http://linux-howto-guide.blogspot.com/2009/10/increase-usb-flash-drive-write-speed.html

Thanks, it looks interesting.  Hard to believe hdparm is the answer to
silicon snailishness ...  I'll report back.

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