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Noflushd

http://noflushd.sourceforge.net/
'noflushd' is a daemon that monitors disk activity, spins down disks whose idle time exceeds a certain timeout, and stops writes to them in order to keep them spun down as long as possible. It's mainly used on laptops to save power, but can also be useful to desktop users with noisy hard disks. 'noflushd' requires the kernel thread 'kupdate' found in the Linux kernel v. 2.2.11 and later. For earlier kernels, bdflush version 1.6 provides equal functionality

Documentation

User README included


Download

Download version 2.7 (stable)
released on 20 January 2004

VCS Checkout

:pserver:anonymous@cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/noflushd

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey20 January 2004



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Daniel Kobras Maintainer
See the THANKS file in the distribution for a complete listContributor


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=12257
Bug Tracking VCS Repository Webview http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=12257&atid=112257
Developer Mailing List Info/Archive http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/noflushd-devel


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 January 2004.



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