[vdr] Re: Switch box

Matthias Schniedermeyer ms at citd.de
Wed Sep 13 21:23:16 CEST 2006

Rainer Zocholl wrote:
> egalus at gmx.de(Norbert Goebel)  13.09.06 18:21
>>Matthias Schniedermeyer wrote:
>>>Not excatly.
>>>I would call it "semy-online"-storage.
>>>Normaly the HDDs are switched off.
>>>But as they are connected to USB-Power-Switches they can be switched
>>>on/off automatically by the computer.(*)
>>I just got interested when I read USB-Power-Switches and the
>>possibility to switch on/off the hdds automatically by the computer.
>>As a quick google search only showed rubbish on the first 3 pages
>>searching for usb power switches it would be nice if you could post
>>some links to such products.
> Those devices are relatively expensive.
> Typically 50E per Plug.

"Mine" are much cheaper per Plug. 5 EUR + VAT actually.
See other mail.

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