idle, standby, suspend harddisk

Pol Hallen freebsdb at
Mon Feb 27 11:53:19 PST 2006

> After a "atacontrol detach" the disk spins down. Better umount it first
> or the system will hang if you use that disk again.
> You have to use atacontrol to attach it again.
It's a very good idea! ;-)

i'll do a script to umount fs and atacontrol detach..

well, how wait about 10 minutes of inactivity of the disk and excute a script? 
And while a client (samba) open a share dir on that disk?

mhmhm...i think is hard!

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