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Old 05-18-2003, 07:02 AM   #1
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Hard Disk Timeout

In Windows, there is an option, "Turn off hard disk after..." (Screen Saver / Power). Is there an equivalent in Linux? Is this a feature that only the BIOS can implement?

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Very nice.


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