This post is a work in progress and is currently incomplete. I hope to finish it soon when i have more time to experiment with LLMs
If you're intrigued by the world of machine learning but feel overwhelmed by its complexities, you're not alone. The field is rapidly evolving, with new information coming out every day. In this beginner's guide, I'll get you up to speed with the basic knowledge to work with local LLMs, exploring everything from model parameters and quantization methods to hardware. Whether you're a hobbyist or a student, this guide aims to provide a solid foundation for your adventure into the realm of local LLMs.