[Bug 59695] Re: High frequency of load/unload cycles on some hard disks may shorten lifetime

Ryan Waldroop fluffman86 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 25 11:14:48 UTC 2008


I definitely experienced this bug with my laptop in Gutsy.  Some people may
have had this problem in Feisty as well.

The bug is also *technically* present in Windows...except Windows is too
busy constantly polling the hard disk to let it idle even for a second.

On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 4:24 AM, Vincenzo Ciancia
<vincenzo_ml at yahoo.it>wrote:

> I am now testing intrepid and even tough I don't have deadlocks, the bug
> is there, load cycles increase. Was this a bug also in previous
> releases? Is it also a bug in windows?

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High frequency of load/unload cycles on some hard disks may shorten lifetime
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