Through some rigorous troubleshooting steps on a Ryzen 1700x recently, I have discovered that Ryzen Master was the cause of instability. I am unable to rule out the suggestion that RAM compatibility might be part of the issue, however many symptoms have been fixed after removing Ryzen Master from the system. Symptoms Stuttering/Choppiness during games… Continue reading Ryzen Master causing instability
After wasting a large amount of time on a recent problem detailed on this extensive blog post, I am unhappy about the way AMD drops driver packages. This post will try to highlight some of the peculiar issues that I have noticed during this endless battle to stop BSOD’s happening to my shiney new Ryzen… Continue reading AMD Drivers and Firmware
If you have ever wondered how to add desktop shortcuts to Ubuntu, fret no more! Whenever I use Ubuntu, it is normally through command line. But recently, I have been using Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop in a VirtualBox container, almost solely as a C IDE. I’ve never really understood the workings of the GUI (properly) and… Continue reading Ubuntu : Desktop Shortcuts
The “Creators” update dubbed by Microsoft as being the latest big update to their heavy-lifting Windows 10 OS. Most of the new features are pretty obscure and won’t bring me any great enjoyment (other then being up-to-date, which seems to be pretty important in recent times). However, it seems it has “created” some problems of… Continue reading Long boot after W10 update
indicator-multiload indicator-multiload is a small lightweight package found in Ubuntu to display different system IO graphs on the GUI menu bar. It’s really simple and lightweight, with numerous graphs and options to choose from!