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Re: USB HDD issue with buster-backports kernel

On 6/8/2020 10:56 AM, Christopher David Howie wrote:
> * On the 5.5 kernel, I was getting throughput between 10MB/sec and 
> 20MB/sec.  At apparently random points, dd would stop reporting any 
> progress and a "usb-storage" process in top would be consuming 100%
> CPU. Any commands against the HDD (even smartctl) would hang until
> the device was physically replugged.
Also, I should mention: I only got this behavior when using the crypt
container.  If I ran dd with /dev/urandom against the raw partition, the
throughput was much closer to 30MB/sec and the device never stopped

Chris Howie

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