I have a hard drive that is exclusively used for storage of music, pictures, movies and that sort of thing. It contains no system files.
To conserve power and reduce noise, I have set it to spin down after a certain period of time has passed without any activity. The problem is that whenever I search for anything in the Dash, the hard drive spins back up.
I have tried to configure Zeitgeist to not include the hard drive when recording activity, but this policy does not seem to be respected. Even though my entire music library is located on the hard drive, I can still search through it via the Dash, even after deleting all history.
How can I prevent the Dash from accessing this hard drive entirely?
In the 'Files' tab there is a box named "Do not record activity in the following folders". I have included the hard drive's mount point here.