Re: [mu tech] hdparm and noises

From: Ripcrd6 (
Date: Wed Sep 15 1999 - 18:52:06 CEST

When I ran "hdparm -y" or "hdparm -S 20" I get a seg fault. Is it maybe
not working? Or is it again because the temp and swap are operating on the
HD (/dev/hda1)?

-----Original Message-----

>Another question from me today. My HD is being accessed every second or
>so. Is this due to the swap or temp directories residing there? Just
>Also, about once a minute, the PC speaker beeps. Why would it do this?
>Possibly something in cron? I probably set something up different than I
>did yesterday. That's why I want to save the setup info and then just
>tweak it.

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