hdparm 6.9 reviewDownload
hdparm project is a Linux shell utility for viewing and manipulating various IDE drive and driver parameters.
Most drives can benefit from improved performance using a command similar to "hdparm -qm8 -qu1 -qc1 -qd1 /dev/hda".
What's New in This Release:
added -s flag to control power-up in standby (thanks to chrfranke)
make --Istdin more robust
added -I recognition of SMART Command Transport (SCT) (thanks to chrfranke).
fix X2 over-reporting of -T results
add udma 3/4/5 modes to the -i results
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