Tag: linux

So I got distracted by video encoding…

Yeah, was meant to be getting my head around Docker, but got side tracked by H.265 and H.264, and CUDA… Turns out that a lot of the media files I’ve got are from the DivX era of encoding and re-encoding

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Musings on Docker

It’s been a while since I’ve put anything up here, but there’s not been much in the way of geeky/interesting things to write about, but having recently moved house, I’ve had to play around with the Server of Doom a

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Server migration and related ramblings

So I’ve been neglecting this blog for the last year and a bit, mostly because work has been eating brain power, and not leaving me and spare for geeking in the evenings.¬†On the plus side, that seems to not be

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Linux Gaming – Steam problem

Now that Steam is available on Linux and there are a decent number of games available for it, I’ve decided that as a massive geek I should probably game on Linux whenever possible. I’ve already got a decent gaming rig

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Adventures in Linux power savings

I was looking at the power consumption in my laptop and was using powertop to see what was happening – the CPU was spending some time in the lower power states (C3 and up), but was mostly in the C1E

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