Installing Gentoo Linux on Ryzen Mobile

The enthusiasm of Linux Kernel for supporting Ryzen mobile low-voltage CPU seems to match the popularity of the Ryzen laptops on the market. Although the Ryzen desktop CPU has been supported since Linux 4.11, the kernels whose version below 4.17 cannot perform normally on its mobile CPU. When I am writing this post (2018.07), the kernel version for most distributions is < 4.17 by default, so there are only several radical Linux distributions that can meet my demand, and Gentoo is one of them. ...

August 15, 2018 · Ethan