root@localhost:~/bin# hdparm -J30 /dev/sdc /dev/sdc: Use of -J is EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. This implementation is not as thorough as the official WDIDLE3.EXE. Use at your own risk! Please also supply the --please-destroy-my-drive flag if you really want this. Program aborted. root@localhost:~/bin# hdparm -J /dev/sdc /dev/sdc: wdidle3 = 8.0 secs root@localhost:~/bin# hdparm --please-destroy-my-drive -J30 /dev/sdc /dev/sdc: setting wdidle3 to 30 secs (or 12.9 secs for older drives) wdidle3 = 30 secs (or 12.9 secs for older drives)
western digital HDD 193 Load/Unload counter
The S.M.A.R.T Attribute 193 Load/Unload counter keeps increasing on a SATA 2 hard drive The Load/Unload counter for S.M.A.R.T Attribute 193 continues to increase under some distributions of the Linux Operating system and some Windows applications.