Linux – Fixing Suspend/Resume on AMD renoir Lenovo ThinkBook G2 ARE on kernel 5.19 , 6.0 and up

thinkbook 15 g2 are image

After 3 evenings of testing and hundreds of permutations, I finally found a setting that works to make suspend works on my laptop. Current laptop: Lenovo Thinkbook G2 ARE with AMD processor 4700u (renoir)and 40GB ram Fix suspend and resume to find your kernel version, type For kernel 5.19, 6.0 and newer add the boot […]

Free MacOS Utilities that you should use in 2022

Here are a list of completely free applications for MacOS. I discovered them in 2022 and wanted to share them with everyone. HARDWARE INFORMATION CATEGORY Stats Project homepage Stats is an application that allows you to monitor your macOS system. Battery level Bluetooth devices CPU utilization Disk utilization Fan/s control GPU utilization Memory usage Network […]

ArchLinux users, manage packages with a fuzzy finder

packages

ArchLinux has several graphical package managers like Pamac. When you’re already in the shell, it’s faster to stay there. One of the annoyance I often have is that when I search for a package, I do a search, then filter the results with GREP, then sort the results to a pager and then try to […]

Disable Firefox’s VPN ads

firefox logo

It seems than when you dig in Firefox settings, it’s filled of their VPN ads. I was wondering if it was possible to do something about it and found something. If you open type this in the URL about:config , you will have access to hidden settings. To disable the VPN ads you need to […]

New firmware ThinkBook 14 G2 ARE, ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE FACN32WW

thinkbook 15 g2 are image

2022-07-04 ThinkBook 14 G2 ARE - ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE Summary of changes ================== General Information: version FACN32WW 1. Optimize the setup menu information. 2. Enhancement to address Security vulnerability - LEN-77637 3. Enhancement to address Security vulnerability: CVE-2020-12944 : Insufficient validation of BIOS image length by ASP Firmware could lead to arbitrary code execution. […]

Unlock turbo boost for your Ryzen CPU on Linux

processor image

Update 2022-09-09 : I corrected a few typos This article will unlock the full power of your processor. The laptops these days seem to be locked out of their full potential. NOTE: If you want to investigate on your machine, I recommend adding the following tools. Arch : pacman -S btop cpupower turbostat Ubuntu / […]

New BIOS firmware for ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE AMD

Lenovo just released a new firmware for the ThinkBook 15 G2 ARE AMD: FACN31WW(V1.14). Note 1: This firmware doesn’t fix the suspend issue, refer to my previous post for how to fix it. Note 2: If you run Linux only on that machine, refer to my previous post about how to update. Summary of changes […]