BlueProximity on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I had a desktop I was using with Windows 10, until it kept overheating (at least that’s what I can only assume the blue screens were from after using SpeedFan and some other utilities to notice my temps were way above normal).  After trying to resolve the issue by replacing the monster graphics card, reseating (and applying thermal grease) to the CPU, and making sure all the fans were operating, I gave up.  This was a hand me down workstation, although a nice one, that my brother had been using […]

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Docker

Imagine creating and starting a new host in less than a second… matt@svr2:~$ date; sudo docker run -i -t -h container1 ubuntu date; sudo docker ps -a Tue Jul 29 15:57:54 EDT 2014 Tue Jul 29 19:57:54 UTC 2014 CONTAINER ID IMAGE COMMAND CREATED STATUS PORTS NAMES 54d30289be49 ubuntu:latest date Less than a second ago Exited (0) Less than a second ago grave_darwin Boom, done. The first date was displayed from the Ubuntu host OS. The second date was run inside the container. Sure beats virtualization for development work. And… […]

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