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I played Killing Floor on Linux and when it is in full screen my Velociraptor make this weird noise. It never did that in Windows 7. I put it in a window and it went away. Any idea on that? Thanks for your help in advance.

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All I can think of is the HDD is workin' hard. I used to have a VelociRaptor and it was a great drive, loud as hell but never failed. It could also mean that the drive is showing signs of a possible fail in the near future. Is this only happening for this specific game? Could be a software issue with the game as well.
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All I can think of is the HDD is workin' hard. I used to have a VelociRaptor and it was a great drive, loud as hell but never failed. It could also mean that the drive is showing signs of a possible fail in the near future. Is this only happening for this specific game? Could be a software issue with the game as well.

Only this game only in Linux not in Windows and the Velociraptor has not made one bad noise besides that.

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