ATAidle is a utility to set the power management features of ATA hard drives in FreeBSD and Linux, including the standby timeout, power (APM), and acoustic (AAM) level settings. It can also show details about the installed devices.
|Operating Systems||POSIX BSD FreeBSD Linux|
Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in realpath(3) usage from 2.7.
Release Notes: This release fixes a problem on FreeBSD with accessing devices through a symlink.
Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in FreeBSD support caused by setting CAM_OUT instead of CAM_NONE (causing the controller to expect data) for power management commands. It integrates write cache support and cleanups.
Release Notes: This release adds support for disks using ahci(4) and ATA_CAM in FreeBSD. It fixes a bug where the standby timer was being set 30 minutes later than the user asked for. The documentation has been updated to clarify operations.
Release Notes: This release shows correct data on big endian architectures. It checks to see if features are supported before trying to use them.