Windows cool now linux hot (temperature) on my laptop

Michael Lovell toelovell at
Mon Mar 19 17:35:42 MDT 2007

Matthew Frederico wrote:
> By jove, I think I've got it!
> My temperature problem is the Hard drive! - for some reason it doesn't
> spindown at all.  Anybody know what services may be querying the HD
> for data
> intermittently in FC6, its a SATA drive - is it safe to use hdparm with
> those to set the spindown time?
My guess would be that Beagle is trying to index everything. Try turning
it off.

Mike Lovell

More information about the PLUG mailing list