It's hard to find what is spinning up my disk.


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Hello,

I have a problem, randomly, my hard drive spin up. It can be 2x per day or 5 times on 2 hours. This is what I setup :

 

- all shares are on cache (Yes / Prefer)

- Plex CRON only the night

- I use plugin called File Activty and Open Files

- I installed SSD cache directory but no better results.

 

Right now, nothing are opened in File Activy, in Open Files, I don't see any reference to disk1. When I tried ti manualy spin down the disk, it spin up immediately :

 

Sep 21 22:15:23 Sparta emhttpd: spinning down /dev/sdd
Sep 21 22:15:39 Sparta emhttpd: read SMART /dev/sdd
Sep 21 22:17:03 Sparta emhttpd: spinning down /dev/sdd
Sep 21 22:17:11 Sparta emhttpd: read SMART /dev/sdd

 

What can I do ?

Thanks

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Spinning disk coincides with these files and the time.

 

These are files related to VMs, except that they are off !

 

Sep 21 22:36:10 Sparta emhttpd: read SMART /dev/sdd

 

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I saw these files is supposed to be on cache and not on disk1. I will change that.

Edited by Alex.b
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Stopped docker at 00:36, spinning up at 08:34 (docker still stopped)

 

Sep 23 00:36:02 Sparta root: stopping dockerd ...
Sep 23 00:36:03 Sparta root: waiting for docker to die ...

...

Sep 23 08:34:10 Sparta emhttpd: read SMART /dev/sdd
Sep 23 08:34:10 Sparta emhttpd: cmd: /usr/local/emhttp/plugins/dynamix/scripts/tail_log syslog

 

sparta-diagnostics-20210923-0834.zip

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