ThinkPad AMD Debian

Running Debian GNU/Linux on ThinkPad T14 Gen 2 AMD Variant

After a hiatus of 6 years, it was nice to be back with the ThinkPad. This blog post briefly touches upon my impressions with the current generation ThinkPad T14 Gen2 AMD variant. ThinkPad T14 Gen2 AMD Lenovo It took 8 weeks to get my hands on the machine. Given the pandemic, restrictions and uncertainities, not sure if I should call it an ontime delivery. This was a CTO - Customise-to-order; so was nice to get rid of things I really didn’t care/use much. [Read More]

Debian Boot time

In case, the video doesn’t show on the page, This blog post is to show-off the impressive performance I saw with my machine. I recently switched to a ThinkPad W530 laptop. It is a fairly recent machine with the following hardware config: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3720QM CPU @ 2.60GHz 8 GiB RAM nVIDIA Optimus Samsung SSD Drive On the software front, I decided to take my chances. [Read More]