Tag Archives: Debian

DietPi As Easy “Small Appliance”

Some comments on my preference in OS Distributions and special notice that DietPi looks well suited to Easy Small Appliance use. Continue reading

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This Looks Like Why FireFox Is A Pig

Is the FireFox memory hog behaviour all down to lack of ‘garbage collection’ in the language used to write it (rust) and the programmers not doing it actively themselves? Some evidence for that… Continue reading

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Duvuan Pi – First Try

An unenlightened first stab at upgrading Raspbian Jessie (Debian 8.0) to Devuan Jessie (no systemD) via the direct process unadorned. Continue reading

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Odroid XU4 CPU Scheduler

Under Debian / Devuan, how does the scheduler handle the 8 cores of an Odroid XU4 and does it use the “big / little” feature to save power, or to give performance? Continue reading

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