/etc/sysconfig/harddisks deprecated?

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at infradead.org
Tue Aug 16 11:02:32 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-08-15 at 18:09 -0400, Alan Cox wrote:
> As always #2 is "use the kernel settings". Hdparm is for the "I really
> know what I am doing" cases.

My telephone exchange always introduces echo on the line unless I run
'hdparm -u1 /dev/hda'. Are we being overly conservative with that

00:1f.1 IDE interface: Intel Corp. 82801BA IDE U100 (rev 02)

hda: ST320011A, ATA DISK drive
hda: 39102336 sectors (20020 MB) w/2048KiB Cache, CHS=38792/16/63, UDMA(100)


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