[clug] Decent video cards
clug at repose.cx
Wed Oct 1 13:27:53 EST 2003
"Chris Pilkington" <pilch84 at hotmail.com> writes:
> I would have thought all you Linux people would build your computers
> from scratch, out of parts from the computer fair (Cheapest). I find
> Unix/Linux harder than putting together computers, but then, I only
> have a few years experience in Linux and too many years experience in
> making computers. It may just be me, but I prefer to save my money
> and put it all together myself. Just have a go at putting it together
> yourself, it's easier than you probably think it is.
I don't think anyone mentioned buying pre-built computers. I tend to
prefer online retailers, because if you shop around you can find
prices close to that of the markets, and it's more convenient and
easier to chase up a warranty claim. But if there's a markets on
around the time I need to purchase something, it's worth going along.
I haven't had any problems with gear I've gotten there.
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