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Creating a Swapfile in Ubuntu for the NVIDIA Jetson TK1

October 4, 2014 kangalow 3

The NVIDIA Jetson TK1 has a relatively small main memory for running memory hungry applications like Chromium and compiling large programs. By creating a Swapfile, the Jetson will seem much snappier when a bunch of memory is being consumed. Here’s the video on how to create a Swapfile: You can Read more …

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Automount SSD Disk on Ubuntu 14.04

October 4, 2014 kangalow 1

Coming from other computer platforms like Windows and OSX, it seems odd that local disks do not mount automatically on Linux Ubuntu 14.04. This procedure is usually called automount. Sure there’s the distinction between partitions and volumes and all that, but it still seems rather odd to me. Under Linux, Read more …