Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 19th May 2003 17:32 UTC
Morphos Genesi was very kind to send us in a fully featured Pegasos-based computer with MorphOS and Debian pre-installed. Here is our review with a number of screenshots of the supported OSes. Update: That machine has now being donated to the Computer History Museum in the Bay Area.
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Re: Re: Daniel Miller
by Rvalencia on Thu 22nd May 2003 01:28 UTC

>I would have to say no, not really. The Pegasos features
>an open firmware system that lets multiple operating
>systems co-exist on the same machine rather than trying
>to deal with things like the MBR and PC bios that
>honestly don't complement other OSes well in my opinion.

I didn't recall in mucking around with my X86's BIOS when I installed Red Hat Linux 9.0 or even with Mandrake 9.0.
MBR fiddling is relatively minor when using the modern X86 Linux distros.

>MicroSoft and PC manufacturers honestly do not make PCs
>to run anything other than Windows
Did you forget Walmart X86 PCs?