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Re: [SLUG] Samsung / Microsoft Hybrid drive
- To: Peter Faulks <faulksp@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Samsung / Microsoft Hybrid drive
- From: Matthew Hannigan <mlh@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 12:03:59 +1000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Sat, Jul 23, 2005 at 01:09:48PM +1000, Peter Faulks wrote:
> G'day all
> Old news I know, and I apologise if it has been discussed b4:
> Is anyone other than me worried that MS might be doing with hardware what it did with Operating Systems? Will the driver be available to Open Source developers?
The drive /should/ look like any other drive.
I guess there might be settings to adjust the longevity
of data in the cache and percentage of the cache use for
read vs write etc...
Hmm (reads the article :-)
"Samsung and Microsoft have worked together
developing a robust set of ATA (advanced technology
attachment) commands that will be used to fine-tune
the efficiency with which HHD supportive software
controls the Longhorn-based computer in which it
Looks about write.