Re: Running Debian on an AMD Ryzen system
- Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 15:46:11 -0500
- From: Dan Ritter <dsr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Running Debian on an AMD Ryzen system
Sam Varghese wrote:
> I would value feedback from anyone on this list who has been running
> Debian on an AMD Ryzen system. I have gone back through list posts for a
> year and cannot find anything on this subject.
> I am running the testing stream and am looking to upgrade a 10-year-old PC
> which I use for work. Having had good experiences with AMD processors in
> the past - my current box has a K6-2 chip - I would prefer to go with a
> processor from the same company.
> If anyone does respond, could you please copy me in? I am not subscribed
> to the list.
I have installed Debian on several Ryzen machines. No particular
problems, unless you are using the built-in graphics systems, in
which case you may need to get X11 via stretch-backports.
What are you concerned about?