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Instead of manually trying to figure this out, rely on existing stuff. I use hd-idle on my file server, it works great. I also don’t unmount my drives because there’s really no reason to do so. If I want to access a file, the disks will spin up. Then, after the timeout passes, they’ll spin down again. If you’re super paranoid about data integrity, you can ...
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