Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Arghhh Sleepy Slave Drive - Genius Bar Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Arghhh Sleepy Slave Drive johnrp Posted: August 18, 2002 6:09PM in Genius Bar edited January 2014 How do i prevent my slave drive from falling asleep ?when it sleeps it takes time to spin up before i do any file browsing or empty the "Trash"any help it's drivig me crackers Comments Reply 1 of 5 mgossett Posts: 85member August 18, 2002 6:23PM Look in the Energy Saver control panel.-Mike Reply 2 of 5 airsluf Posts: 1,861member August 18, 2002 7:08PM Reply 3 of 5 ebby Posts: 3,110member August 18, 2002 8:19PM There are jumpers on some drives, (I think IBM), that allow the drive to sleep. One jumper is Master/Slave/CS, the other is 5min/30min/no sleep."A master of drives, you are not"- Yoda Reply 4 of 5 murk Posts: 935member August 18, 2002 10:17PM I had the same problem with a drive. Turned out to be my IBM drive going bad. Reply 5 of 5 johnrp Posts: 357member August 19, 2002 2:18AM Sorry for posting in the wrong place <img src="graemlins/embarrassed.gif" border="0" alt="[Embarrassed]" /> The Energy controll does not do it ( tried already) it is a wester digital drive. Sign In or Register to comment.