On Wed, 28 Oct 2009 20:12:06 -0400 Henry Olyer <henry.ol...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I want to turn the disks off. > > I sometimes run large jobs and want to switch down the drives. > > On some IBM blades, I have FBSD 6.1, on another machine I am using > 7.2. If they're ATA drives you can use my ATAidle utility from sysutils/ataidle. In FreeBSD 7 you can also use the "spindown" command that's been added to atacontrol(8). -- Bruce Cran _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"