Bug 511936 - hdparm / -C wakes up disk?
hdparm / -C wakes up disk?
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 507963
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hdparm (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Karsten Hopp
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-07-15 14:15 EDT by Arne Woerner
Modified: 2009-07-17 16:50 EDT (History)
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Description Arne Woerner 2009-07-15 14:15:02 EDT
Description of problem:
it seems like, "hdparm -C /dev/sdc" wakes up my disk since fedora core 11... but in fedora 10 it worked fine...

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
hdparm version v9.12

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. set timeout to 75secs (hdparm -S 15 /dev/sdc)
2. call "hdparm -C /dev/sdc" every 60 seconds
3. dont use the disk (unmounted)...
Actual results:
the disk never goes to sleep (status: standby)...

Expected results:
the disk should fall asleep,
in spite of the running gnome session...

Additional info:
in fedora 10 even /dev/sdb and /dev/sdd (they r a raid1 and contain seldom used parts of my home area) fell asleep the whole night (root fs is on /dev/sda), in spite of the running gnome session...
Comment 1 Arne Woerner 2009-07-15 14:56:14 EDT
like in
Bug 507963
my problem can be fixed with upgrading to v9.15...

*wag tail*

Comment 2 Eric Sandeen 2009-07-17 16:46:09 EDT
Arne, perhaps you can just dup this to 507963 please, since it seems to be the same issue.


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 507963 ***
Comment 3 Eric Sandeen 2009-07-17 16:50:35 EDT
Oh, I dup'd it already myself, oops.  :)  Just as well ...

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