This email is to inform you of release '5.1' of 'hdparm' through
freshmeat.net. All URLs and other useful information can be found at
The changes in this release are as follows:
Lots of new features were added. Small bugfixes were made. Updates
were made to conform to the latest ATA/ATAPI-6 draft standard.
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 -qW1
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