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Avoid Western Digital external drives' built-in spin down
Authored by: Anonymous on Apr 29, '09 07:46:16AM

Thanks i found your script the other day by accident.....

I have a few (low budget) sites using Softraid, since we started using WD drives as a 3 way mirror on rotation they kept going out of sync. The internal drive and 1st external is in sync but the WD drops connection so putting it out of sync and making the RAID rebuild.

This so far has stopped the problem so thanks....did not think to keep the drive alive using launchd...cool...as i could not work out the problem.



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