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From: Alex Schuster <wonko@×××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: KDE and hdparm (was: Re: [gentoo-user] Disable fcron logging)
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2010 13:32:04
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] Disable fcron logging by Mick
1 Mick writes:
3 > On Sunday 22 August 2010 22:39:47 Alex Schuster wrote:
5 > > BTW, my two additional drives spin up when I log into KDE. Weird,
6 > > they are not even mounted.
7 >
8 > From KDE-4.4.4 the start up interferes with the hard drives:
9 >
10 >
11 >
12 > I don't why but it does, messes up any settings that hdparm may have
13 > set up and p*sses me off. o_O
14 >
15 > As soon as KDE starts up (even when waking up from suspend to ram) it
16 > resets the drives. I haven't found a way of telling it how to behave
17 > (i.e. by respecting existing settings in hdparm).
19 Argh, that's annoying. Thanks for the information. O well, first I
20 setuid'ed hdparm to make it work as a user, then I reverted that back as I
21 started it in /etc/init.d/local, and now I'm again setuid'ing it so I can
22 set the settings from /etc/conf.d/hdparm in ~/.kde4/Autostart/.
24 I filed a bug:
25 You might want to vote for it so it gets some attention and will hopefully
26 be fixed soon.
28 Wonko


Subject Author
[gentoo-user] Re: KDE and hdparm Alex Schuster <wonko@×××××××××.org>
Re: KDE and hdparm (was: Re: [gentoo-user] Disable fcron logging) Mick <michaelkintzios@×××××.com>