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Links for Saturday, May 26, 2007

  • Stephen Hawking: Public Lectures – “Below are some of the more recent public lectures. Included with these lectures is a Glossary of some of the terms used.
  • Hackszine: Detecting and reducing power consumption in Linux – “When your CPU isn’t executing intructions, it enters an idle mode and consumes far less energy. Any program that keeps the CPU from entering this idle state will cause your machine to consume more power, regardless of how processor intensive the process is. PowerTOP monitors your CPU to determine how many of these “wake up” events occur, and will display the top offenders for you.