Re: 2.6.8 -> 2.6.11 (+ata-dev patch) -- HDD is always on

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Sat Jul 30 2005 - 20:25:09 EST

Yaroslav Halchenko wrote:
On Fri, Jul 29, 2005 at 12:25:42AM -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:

Does this happen in unpatched or 2.6.13-rc4?

now tested both of them -- light is constantly on in both.

does the HDD LED always signals about hardware activity or it can just
be sticky and not reset properly?

As long as the system otherwise functions properly, the LED is the least of our worries...


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