Tag: memory

Is your VPS provider overselling?

You can find out if your VPS is overselling the memory with utilities such as this one: http://k0nsl.org/bag/vzfree.c (author lowendbox) Shell script: http://k0nsl.org/bag/vSwap.sh Or this Ruby one: http://k0nsl.org/bag/vSwap.ruby They more or less work the same, all of them. The C code is probably best with regard to memory utilization though. For more comphrensiv reading with details, see:

Varnish not playing nice

As most of my readers know I’ve been caught up with improving the server the last couple of weeks and I’ve had great success with much of it. Most recantly I’ve played with Varnish — which no doubt worked very well — but up to now things took another turn and I seemed to get

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Pictured

Enter the AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHZ Edition: Source: techPowerUp Here’s the details from TechPoweUp: We’ve known since May, the existence of a new high-end single-GPU graphics card SKU in the works, at AMD. Called the Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition, the SKU is being designed to regain AMD’s competitiveness against NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 680. We’re hearing a

My “devbox” is not so bad afterall

I’ve spent the night here trying to improve my development box, the main box I use for mostly coding-related tasks, and design of web pages, etc,. So far so good. It got very hot at first because the voltages on the CPU and NB were way too high (I loaded a old overclock-profile in the