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Apr 27, 2023

Ampere eMAG 8180 Review

As a passionate anti-x86-monopoly geek, having the opportunity to purchase an ARM workstation board for ¥1000 is really a great deal. And while Yukari wanted to port her Linux distro to more platforms, this becomes a no-brainer. Read more

Jan 18, 2023

Lenovo Xiaoxin Pro 14, And My Arch Linux Laptop Experience

I bought a Xiaoxin Pro 14 2022 Ryzen Edition for ¥5100, a great bargain compared to 10K-ish ThinkPad X1 Carbon. Packing Ryzen 7 6800HS "Creator Edition" and Radeon 680M into a 14-inch size, it outperforms similarly-priced thin-and-light laptops in performance. Let's see if it can perform up to its standard on Linux. Read more

Nov 21, 2022

Messing with Rock 5B

Front note: this is a non-exhaustive blog post about my Rock 5B experience. Stay tuned for more.Read more

Nov 19, 2022

LUG Meetup 2022

For quite a long time we haven't held any offline, in-house activities. As more and more newcomers joined the group, it's time to unite Linux users (and also beginners) in a meetup. Read more

Nov 3, 2022

I Failed CNSS Interview

I failed CNSS interview twice, both on DEV and SA, due to my "incompetence on fundamental knowledge". Read more