Category Archives: programming
If you do CUDA programming, you will be happy to learn that Nvidia has released a great working Cuda 8 release – download from here, for Ubuntu 16.04 !!! Click here for my test simulation
Setting up to run Android Studio [used for Google’s Android mobile app development] , on Linuxmint: Download Android studio sdk from here Download Java JDK from here run the commands below from a terminal window. updating Android SDK
Some comparative results between an older GTX560Ti [384 cuda units] and a GTX970 [1664 cuda units], mainly using Cinebench R15 and 3d mark software.
Comparing 3 machines l use/own: Benchmarks from Boinc manager. In Pictures In detail Linux Workstation – running Linux Mint 16 ========================================= Intel Q8200 @2.33Ghz 4 core 8gb ram 1567 floating points MIPS whetstone per CPU 12633 integer MIPS Dhrystone per … Continue reading
Installing CUDA from Nvidia on ubuntu, linux mint 16 etc, mainly for gpu programming, boinc, blender etc, click here for this great article. My OS version: steve@c3p0 ~/Downloads $ uname -a Linux c3p0 3.11.0-12-generic #19-Ubuntu SMP Wed Oct 9 16:20:46 … Continue reading
Below is a script l wrote to process all files in a source folder into separate subfolders auto-created, which start from 1000, with just 3 files in each. This script helps place jpg 3 exposure files for Photomatrix Batch processing. … Continue reading
“The “AndroVM” initiative aims at providing a “as good as possible” support to run Android in Virtual environments.” – Click here to download this. You can run this using VMware workstation as l have shown below or using Oracle virtualbox.
I have a bunch of SQL MCM videos downloaded from a Microsoft Technet website, about 45 files – total of 14.4Gb mp4 video files. Problem is, watching them on my Diamond media player is inconvinient since the filenames are so … Continue reading
Ordered a Raspberry Pi micro computer from Newark Electronics [$35] and l just received it. It came with 513Mb RAM. Click here for the Raspbian – Debian OS distibution website. Home page for Raspberry Pi can be found here. “The … Continue reading
Command steps l took to get this working: Modify as you need: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo reboot Download current jdk/jre from Oracle’s java website and continue commands below cd Downloads ls -al *.gz sudo cp jre-7u9-linux-x64.tar.gz /usr/local/jre-7u9-linux-x64.tar.gz … Continue reading