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LinuxHardware.org: Pogo Linux Altura Review

Jan 31, 2002, 16:30 (1 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Augustus for this link. ]

"Are you looking to buy a shiny new Linux workstation but would really prefer to get some support along with it? As weird as it may sound, not everyone likes to go through the "hassle" of building their own system. This is where a company like Pogo Linux comes in. Their business is building high-quality, reliable boxes that are either totally Linux or dual boot Windows and Linux. In this review, we take a look at Pogo Linux's Athlon XP-based workstation, the Altura...

"The performance of the system was not quite as good as we hoped but with a little work at compiling a custom kernel, we feel this could be rectified. The system is very well built and was completely stable throughout all of our tests."om a cost standpoint, Pogo probably has very little competition anywhere. This is a lot of system for a little amount of dough plus they do all of the testing for Linux compatibility so you don't have to go through that frustration."

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