[clug] Linux LVM or cache solutions for SSD + HDD
jazz at funkynerd.com
Thu Jan 24 20:49:25 MST 2013
On 25/01/13 14:38, Carlo Hamalainen wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 11:38 AM, Jamie Carl <jazz at funkynerd.com
> <mailto:jazz at funkynerd.com>> wrote:
> It'sa 750GB Seagate Momentus XT which has 8GB of SSD storage in
> it. It
> keeps the OS in the SSD, I think by access time after start-up. The
> more you boot the faster it gets until everythingyou use regularly
> is on
> the SSD. This approachmakes it OS independent (using mine under
> Linux). Pretty cool and fast little drive.
> How many boots did it take for boot times to stabilise?
> Carlo Hamalainen
Hard to say. Around 5-ish. No more than 10. Not long at all really.
The notebook is dual-boot so I think it's even managed to keep a bit of
Windows 7 in there as well. Booting into either Linux or Windows is
If you're bored, Seagate have some guff on it here:
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