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How to download 4K and 8K videos from Youtube

By | August 15, 2023

If you have recently built and setup a video editing machine and want to test its performance by working with some 8K footage, then you can download some 8k videos from youtube. I was looking for some sample 8k video clips to benchmark and test my video editing setup but could not find anything elsewhere…. Read More »

How to convert HDR video to SDR with ffmpeg

By | September 15, 2023

HDR vs SDR HDR (High Dynamic Range) is the newer and more advanced version of display technology that shows more colorful and brighter pictures on displays that support it. It is much superior to its predecessor SDR. Videos in HDR format use 10-bits for storing color information and use different color transfer functions compared to… Read More »

How to check Ram Rank and Bank details in Linux – decode-dimms

By | May 20, 2023

The decode-dimms program from i2c-tools package can be used to extract spd information from the ram modules which provides details about the module including the timings, clock speed, internal layout of the memory blocks including rank and bank count. The command can be installed with the following commands: sudo apt-get install i2c-tools sudo modprobe eeprom… Read More »