One thing we continuously struggle with are users who decide to get the lowest cost (and often lowest quality) motherboards. You wind up spending so much extra time/effort to get these things to work correctly, that it completely overwhelms any cost savings you may have even thought to realize by buying them.
Have one of these now. System refuses to boot a more modern kernel … some driver somewhere hangs.
This isn’t our system, we wouldn’t sell MBs like this.