Playing movies- hdparm settings

Peter Garrett peter.garrett at
Sat Jul 30 06:38:32 UTC 2005

On Fri, 29 Jul 2005 15:54:36 +0430
Behrang Saeedzadeh <behrangsa at> wrote:

> Hi
> It's not that easy. Should I place the 
> hdparm -d1 -X34 /dev/hdc
> command in the command_line section?

>From /etc/hdparm.conf: I assume, if you want to do it this way, you would uncomment the block that looks like

#command_line {
#       hdparm -q -m16 -q -W0 -q -d1 /dev/hda

and alter the second line so it looks like

command_line {
       hdparm  -d1 -X34 /dev/hdc


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