How to switch SATA controller driver from RAID to AHCI on Windows 10 without a reinstall
I was bemused to find a Linux live disk unable to identify the storage volume on my new Dell XPS 13 laptop. It seemed I needed to change the SATA controller mode from `RAID` to `AHCI`, but Windows had other ideas. Unable to find a solution online that didn’t cause a boot BSOD, I found my own.
Duplicate definition error with GATK PrintReads and MalformedReadFilter
This afternoon I wanted to quickly check whether some reads in a BAM would be filtered out by the GATK `MalformedReadFilter`. Turns out that GATK is pretty unforgiving if you forget that filter is automatically applied by `PrintReads`.
Grokking GATK: Common Pitfalls with the Genome Analysis Tool Kit (and Picard)
Recently I’ve been following the GATK DNASeq Best Practice Pipeline for my limpet sequence data. Here are some of the mistakes I made and how I made them go away.