Posts Tagged ‘ubuntu’

Turn Off Monitor – with just a single click !

In GNU/Linux on March 1, 2010 at 10:32 pm

When we are significantly away from our monitor and our hand can’t reach the monitor’s turnoff switch, but we are concerned about not wasting the electricity or energy! Then this always helps !

Yes, It just happened to me I searched in Google to get a simple program, with just a click to turn-off the monitor.I got it here. Read the rest of this entry »


CPULIMIT : limit a process’s consumption !

In GNU/Linux on March 1, 2010 at 4:49 pm

I am really happy when I saw this!

B’se I ‘ve been thinking how to limit my processes consumption of CPU usage. Finally I got it there…. Just by installing cpulimit we can control it!

I was wondering when I use my virtual box to run Turbo C++ on the Windows XP , it consumes 101-104% of my CPU. I was awestruck when I first saw that, then I wondered how to control that. Finally I got a solution from here. Thanks to the author! Read the rest of this entry »