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How to control fan settings for 2nd GPU in SLI mode?

Apr 18th, 2018 | By

Currently if you have 2 nvidia gpu’s in sli mode you can control the fan settings only for the first one via afterburner.  No matter what you set the fan settings to, the second GPU will ignore it and use the defaults meaning it’s temps will soar until it undervolts itself due to thermal limits. 
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How to Auto-login to Windows 10 with Username and Password

Feb 15th, 2018 | By

So let’s say you have a computer you don’t monitor actively that needs to stay running 24/7 but occasionally reboots because of system instability or windows updates or whatever.  You want to keep usernames with passwords so that you can RDP in but you also want it to auto-login to this account when it reboots. 
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Windows 10 Using 100% Disk Usage

Feb 6th, 2018 | By

I’m writing this assuming that you’ve gone through all of the basic stuff, you’ve disabled Super Fetch, Windows Search, etc etc.  Because I did all of that with absolutely no avail.  I’m using a Mechanical Hybrid Drive so there might be a chance that the hybrid drive is constantly writing to it’s SSD buffer but
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Getting Perforce client(not server) setup in Linux

Nov 14th, 2017 | By

Taking notes on steps needed to setup the client in linux so I can commit locally from our server.  I have setup the depot from my remote windows machine as well as the stream, what I’m doing in linux is client specific setup.  Obviously when you see terms like {port} or {depot} you shoould replace
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Things to do when setting up a fresh Debian VM / server

Nov 14th, 2017 | By

Just going to make a list of the things you need to take care of immediately after logging into the VM for the first time.  Why this shit isn’t default I don’t know   Allow pasting into VIM with the right mouse button instead of this visual mode bullshit. Edit your ~/.vimrc and put this
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High CPU and I/O Usage and Syslog getting spammed with DHCP Information

Nov 14th, 2017 | By

I ran into this issue earlier this day on a brand new Google Cloud VM.  In my cloud console my CPU usage was pinned at 100% for hours and the only thing showing up in top was dhclient using around 3-5% and journald using 3-5% After going into the syslog I found a ton of
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Bash script to batch obliterate revisions with p4 perforce

Aug 3rd, 2017 | By

Ok, so you have a project with a 1GB file and the devs have committed 120 revisions of that file, meaning they are probably taking up somewhere between 50-100GB worth of space on the server.  One option is to nuke the file entirely and re-upload it but then you look the version history and it’ll
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Setting up Http/2 with debian 8.7+Apache 2 + WordPress

Apr 20th, 2017 | By

At the time of this post the version of apache with http2 support is not supported by Debian so you have to go into the testing branch to get it and then configure apache.  This tutorial should take you through that: https://www.shivering-isles.com/http-2-getting-ready-on-debian-with-apache2/ .  Just incase the tutorial ever goes down I’ll mirror it at the end
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WP CLI just changed my life – Admin wordpress sites from the command line

Apr 20th, 2017 | By

I’ve installed somewhere between 300-500 wordpress sites in my life and I have no idea how I hadn’t heard of WP CLI until now but man oh man this thing is awesome.  Never again have to log into an admin site to do updates and maintenance because WP CLI is here. First off, head over
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How to revert and checkin files that another user has checked out

Dec 13th, 2016 | By

My afternoon was hijacked today when a user decided to mark an entire project for deletion, joy of joys.  So as I had to step out I told him to just revert his entire project, but at a few dozen GB by the time I got back and hour and change later it was still
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