[mythtv-users] Hard disk access

Mike Grusin mgrusin at comcast.net
Wed Dec 14 23:54:47 EST 2005

Great information, thanks!


> However, you can configure a "Laptop Mode" and set the amount of time 
> the kernel should wait before flushing these buffers.  You'll also want 
> to modify the way filesystem access times are handled (i.e. turn off 
> access time updates, etc.).
> http://www.ma.utexas.edu/users/stirling/computergeek/powersaving.html
> http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/7539
> And, if you want to understand what's happening, read the articles 
> linked from these two articles...
> Mike

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