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How to monitor cpu power consumption in watts on Ubuntu

By | November 19, 2022

So recently I was looking for a command to check the live power consumption of cpu in watts. I tried different commands like powertop, powerstat, lm-sensors but none of them worked properly. lm-sensors did show the temperatures of individual cores of the cpu, but could not display the watts being consumed in realtime. Other commands… Read More »

How to Automatically Mount Partitions at Startup on Kubuntu

By | August 5, 2020

Auto-mount partitions On Linux systems like Ubuntu or Kubuntu all partitions other than the root partitions are usually not mounted at startup. Clicking on the partition inside a file manager mounts them and open the content for viewing. However sometimes it is desirable that the partition mounts automatically at startup, so that some application can… Read More »