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Re: Slow disk access on Dell Latitute with ATA/ATAPI-5 T13 1321D



Hi,

On Tue, 2003-05-06 at 22:43, Edward S. Blurock wrote:

> I have a Dell Latitute with an ATA/ATAPI-5 T13 1321D and it would seem 
> that my disk access is extremely slow.  

Slow in what way?


> hdparm -tT /dev/hda
> 
> /dev/hda:
>   Timing buffer-cache reads:   128 MB in  0.35 seconds =362.10 MB/sec
>   Timing buffered disk reads:  64 MB in  4.55 seconds = 14.06 MB/sec

14MB/sec looks perfectly respectable for a laptop disk.  Are there other
signs of slowdown?

--Stephen





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