Re: Corruption Stats: Suggested Blacklist from the data

Aaron Tiensivu (
Fri, 31 Jul 1998 02:10:00 -0400

> The ATA specs allow any default, but nearly all units
> seem to have it OFF by default.

As a data point, the IDE IBM drives ship with a jumper next to the
master/slave/cable select jumper.. it will enable/disable write cache..
it defaults to on.

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