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HDAPSD

HDAPSD

Section: hdapsd (8) Updated: 2009-04-01
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NAME

hdapsd - park the drive in case of an emergency  

SYNOPSIS

hdapsd [-f|-d <device>|-s <sensitivity>|-a|-v|-b|-p|-t|-y|-l|-V|-h]  

OPTIONS

-d --device=<device>
<device> is likely to be hda or sda. Can be given multiple times to protect multiple devices.
-f --force
Force unloading heads, even if kernel thinks different (on pre ATA7 drives). This only works when adding devices by hand (-d).
-s --sensitivity=<sensitivity>
How sensitive hdapsd should be to movements. Defaults to 15, higher values mean less sensitive.
-a --adaptive
Adaptive threshold (automatic increase when the built-in keyboard/mouse are used).
-v --verbose
Get verbose statistics.
-b --background
Run the process in the background.
-p --pidfile[=<pidfile>]
Create a pid file when running in background. If <pidfile> is not specified, it's set to /var/run/hdapsd.pid.
-t --dry-run
Don't actually park the drive.
-y --poll-sysfs
Force use of sysfs interface to accelerometer.
-l --syslog
Log to syslog instead of stdout/stderr.
-V --version
Display version information and exit.
-h --help
Display help and exit.

You can send SIGUSR1 to deactivate hdapsd for 8 seconds.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
OPTIONS

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