PS: Cheap mobo that doesn't cause issues with Ubuntu.

Ralf Mardorf silver.bullet at
Wed Feb 15 18:40:13 UTC 2017

On Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:48:03 +0000, Liam Proven wrote:
>On 15 February 2017 at 15:38, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
>> And while I'm at it, does anybody know a cheap case for 3.5" HDDs
>> with an USB controller, that has no standby mode or at least allows
>> to disable the standby mode?
>> A few days ago I got a fantec and support tries to help me [1], but
>> most likely there's no way to disable standby mode.  
>I thought -- think -- that this is a function of the USB settings for
>the device, or for the whole system, and not the case.

The whole system is a case with the USB controller. It doesn't matter
what HDD you mount to this case. It's neither a HDD setting, nor a
computer USB setting, it's the case's USB controller who does cause the
standby mode.


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