Can I get the status of a process by using the HDD and Power LEDs as indicators? I'd like to use the green power LED to tell me that a status is available, and the red LED to tell me that it isn't.
I'm using a Promise FastTrak TX8660 with RAID 5. The manual (and Google) just doesn't seem to explain how exactly to connect a standard two-pin HDD LED wire to the eight available pins on the card. ...
I've just got a new Dell Inspiron, and I'm a little disconcerted without the reassurance of a flashing hard drive light, especially with long installs. Is there something that can reveal HDD activity ...