[CentOS] Just need to vent

Wed Jan 27 16:26:55 UTC 2016
Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>

On Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 11:11:56AM -0500, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> Well, that's interesting, about making sure it's stopped. I've asked here
> a month or two ago, and got no responses: my manager has me using
> pmount/pumount to mount the hard drives I'm putting in the eSATA drive bay
> for offline backups. Formerly, I used mount/umount, and when I umounted
> it, and walked downstairs, mostly, esp the green drives, were spun down. I
> pumount... and *nothing* spins down. They stay spinning, which is obvious,
> as I can feel the gyroscopic action as I pop them out immediately after
> hitting the button to turn off the power to the drive.
> That box is running CentOS 7.

Just to note, `pmount' is an EPEL package, not a CentOS package.

Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>