Spin Down Idle Hard Disks Without /etc/hdparm.conf


I’ve had a few people ask me over the years about spinning down disk that don’t have Advanced Power Management or otherwise can’t be spun down by hdparm. The following is a way to spindown disks without using hdparm’s config file. Here is a brief shell script to spindown idle hard drives. nano /root/scripts/disk_spindown.sh and … Read more