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QTKitServer hogging CPU

The problemĀ  is caused by QTKitServer and quicklood processes trying to create thumbnail/preview images based on partial or corrupt avi files. I get this when downloading an avi… the processes hog 100+% of CPU until the files are completely downloaded. … Continue reading

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Limit application cpu usage

http://nixsos.com/limit-application-cpu-usage-in-mac/ Use cputhrottle command-line application. Download from http://www.willnolan.com/cputhrottle/cputhrottle.html renamed the file by the following command: mv cputhrottle.gz cputhrottle Then it is time to set the execution permission for this file: chmod +x cputhrottle Example sudo ./cputhrottle 12789 25 So in … Continue reading

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Reduce size video without losing quality. Preserve cpu using cpulimit

1. Install Arista Transcoder 2. Convert using preset Computer-H264. It’s the best option for low video size and high quality. 3. Use cpulimit to preserve your cpu. Too much time using arista in my computer made the cpu become too … Continue reading

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Use Two CPUs on LMDE

By default lmde only recognizes one cpu. To use the two you must install linux-image-686-pae and linux-headers-686-pae: http://ubuntu-cosillas.blogspot.com.es/p/instalar-lmde.html

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Monitor CPU temperature y xfce panel

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=886264 The steps required are below: 1) Using synaptic or the terminal, install ‘xfce4-xfapplet-plugin’ (which allows Gnome panel applets to run on the XFCE panel). 2) Install ‘sensors-applet’ (which is the Gnome monitoring applet) 3) Install ‘lm-sensors’ (which is the … Continue reading

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