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Christopher Jacob
2004-12-17, 08:54
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com [mailto:discuss-
> bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Emile_Weekes (AT) Dell (DOT) com
> Sent: Thursday, December 16, 2004 12:35 PM
> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> Subject: [slim] Not sure is this is where I do functionality request
>
> Ok. I'm convinced, I leave the server on. How about my second

Can't you create shortcuts that lead to the other drives? You can to this
with sym links in Linux.

~c

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com]On Behalf Of Philip
> Bouscarle
> Sent: Thursday, December 16, 2004 11:57 AM
> To: Slim Devices Discussion
> Subject: [slim] Not sure is this is where I do functionality request
>
>
> apart from the fact that most of the wear and tear on the internals of a
> PC happens on startup and shutdown... My brpowser is unable to display
> the link to my second question. any suggestions
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Simon Turner
> Sent: 16 December 2004 16:33
> To: Slim Devices Discussion
> Subject: [slim] Not sure is this is where I do functionality request
>
> > I guess my issue is cost. My music server has only one purpose, serve
> > music. The fact that its on a power hungry server , and my being a
> > first time home owner, i really can't afford to have it running 24/7.
> > So I shut it down when I'm not listening to anything.
>
> Has anyone ever figured out how much leaving on a PC for a year (not
> with screen). I was under the impression that mine cost me under 25 UK
> pounds a year.. or as a comparsion.... less than 10 pints of beer per
> year.
>
> Simon Turner
> Brighton UK
>
>
>
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> > [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com]On Behalf Of Aaron Zinck
> > Sent: Thursday, December 16, 2004 9:40 AM
> > To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> > Subject: [slim] Not sure is this is where I do functionality
> > request
> >
> >
> > 1. While I don't know the constraints of your setup, I know that I
> > (and most people running slimserver) prefer to keep the machine on all
>
> > the time so that we can listen to music whenever we'd like (and for
> > many of us that server does a lot of other duties, as well).
> >
> > 2. Take a look at this recent thread which discusses this:
> > http://lists.slimdevices.com/archives/discuss/2004-December/039876.htm
> > l
> >
> >
> > <Emile_Weekes (AT) Dell (DOT) com> wrote in message
> >
> news:319871F6812FE54F93DD30923C878B9E9C3A17 (AT) yyzx2kmtor101 (DOT) yyz.amer.dell.
> > com...
> > >
> > >
> > > I just have a couple wishes for upcoming versions of SlimServer.
> > >
> > > 1) The ability to remotely shut down the computer/server where my
> > music
> > > is being streamed from. Saves me running down to the basement to
> > > when
> > I
> > > done listening to music.
> > >
> > > 1) The ability to browse different drives. Since my music files are
> > > split between seven drives, drive 1 is A - B, drive 2 is C - D, etc.
> > As
> > > far as I can tell now. I have to log into the server and change the
> > > location, drive 1, or 2, etc, of where my music files are stored.
> > >
> > > Thank you for any suggestions.
> > >
> > > Emile
> >
> >
> >
> >