sleep

by Tomofumi - 1/7/13 2:37 AM

In Reply to: Have, and properly use, a UPS. by genewitch

I read some papers that mention if you let the HDDs sleep and resume too often, it will stress the rotational motor more. Unless it is designed specifically for this (e.g. laptop drives).
On the other hand I'm too poor for using the UPS at home, so I go for those power surge protected power outlets (hope it works as advertised wink