• Finding a Safe Mac OS GPU for VMs

    One of the most common questions we get is: "what gpu should I use for a Mac OS VM," and it's frankly a hard one to answer. Nvidia is essentially out of the question at this point, assuming you want [...]

  • bridgedvm networking with wireless can be very flexible

    Using a Spare Router for Wireless Bridged VM Networking

    Not everyone has direct access to a wired connection, and many networking features in libvirt assume the user does. With an old wireless router and a bit of know-how, though, you can work around the limitations of your wireless adapter. [...]

  • Patching Fedora with the AGESA 0072 Reset Fix

    HOWTO: Patch Fedora Kernel (feat. AGESA Fix)

    There are many reasons you might want to patch your kernel. You might need extra security patches. Maybe you need the ACS Override patch to use VFIO, or you have an AMD board with a broken UEFI that you can't [...]

  • Apple ID can be hard to get right on OSX VMs. For that reason We've put together a simple guide to get it working.

    Prepping OSX VM for Apple ID

    Just like any hackintosh installation, Mac OS VMs will have trouble logging into existing Apple accounts without some adjustment. If you jump the gun and attempt to log in without tweaking some things, you risk a temporary Apple ID ban. [...]

  • Linus Torvalds Laughing at the anguish of his users' problems with the 5.1 kernel

    PSA: 5.1 Kernel — Glitching and Crashes in Passthrough

    At some point early in the 5.1 branch Linux kernel development cycle, a bug was introduced that caused crashing and graphical glitching in some passthrough systems. No workarounds are currently known without reverting to 5.0 or an LTS kernel branch. [...]


Linux Desktop Compositors — Performance and Functionality

By |March 29th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, News, Opinion|Tags: , , , |

Desktop performance on Linux can vary with different environments, window managers, compositors, and graphics drivers. Depending on the driver and [...]

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The Ultimate Adobe CC & Autodesk Replacement Guide

By |May 18th, 2019|Categories: All Articles, Opinion, Software Reviews, Tutorials|Tags: , , , |

Adobe Inc. has been taking more liberties with their install base since switching to a subscription-only model back in 2013. [...]

Hackintosh-KVM Guide: High Sierra+ Using QEMU’s i440fx Chipset

By |August 14th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Software Reviews, Tutorials|Tags: , , , |

THIS GUIDE IS OLD AND OUT OF DATE. It is here for historical purposes only. If you want to make [...]

Benchmark Almost Any 3D App On Linux With Bugle

By |July 27th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Benchmarks, Linux Gaming, Software Reviews, Tutorials|Tags: , , , |

Linux Gaming and 3d accelerated productivity have come a long way in the past few years. Steam and GoG host [...]

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