[fmII] hdparm 6.9 released (Default branch)

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The changes in this release are as follows:
A new "-H" flag for (Hitachi) drive temperature was implemented. A new
"-s" flag to control power-up in standby was added. Recognition of
SMART Command Transport (SCT) and the display of UDMA modes 3/4/5 was
added to "-i". "-I" display output was cleaned up. A bug in "-C" was
fixed. The "--Istdin" option was fixed to be pipe-safe. The
(over)reporting of "-T" results was fixed. 

Release focus:
4 - Minor feature enhancements 

Project added:
Sun, Nov 22nd 1998 13:23 (8 years, 1 month ago)

Project description:
hdparm 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".  

Trove categories:
[Development Status  ] 6 - Mature
[Environment         ] Console (Text Based)
[Intended Audience   ] System Administrators
[License             ] Freely Distributable, OSI Approved :: BSD License
[Operating System    ] POSIX :: Linux
[Programming Language] C
[Topic               ] System :: Hardware, Utilities 

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