Noob’s Guide to building a Deep Learning / Cryptocurrency PC (#2): The OS

The operating system

Installing

System Diagnosis

System-wide commands

inxi -Fx

CPU

cat /proc/cpuinfo
lshw
lscpu
Output from top
Output from htop

If you run cat /dev/urandom > /dev/null which repeatedly generates random bytes and writes them to a special file that is never read from, you will see that there are now two running process.

Hard Drive

lsblk
df

RAM

free -m
lshw

GPUs

lspci
nvidia-smi

Cooling

sensors

Power

Security

Automatic Security Updates

Firewall

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Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store