Performance tuning the LinkStation hard drive
From NAS-Central Buffalo - The Linkstation Wiki
1. Open up the hdparm startup script and modify the performance settings:
2. Add the following settings:
3. Test your old performance settings:
hdparm -tT /dev/hda
4. Reboot your LinkStation and retest your performance settings.
5. These particular settings may not always improve performance - try different settings.