If you are having trouble with your system, Pogo Linux support engineers may direct you to this page. The utilities listed here will come in handy to help you determine if you are having a hardware problem or a software problem. Additionally, these are good utilities to have on your system to ensure peak performance. If you have any questions about the use of these utilities on your Pogo Linux system, please contact tech support.
System Stress Test
Stress Linux - Bootable CD-ROM with a minimal linux distro and a collection of utilities geared towards testing your system under high load conditions.
Hard Drive Utilities
IBM Drive Fitness Test - The Drive Fitness Test (DFT) provides a quick and reliable method to test IBM SCSI and IDE hard disk drives. The Drive Fitness Test only performs read tests and will not delete or overwrite any data.
SeaTool Ultimate Disc Diagnostic Tool - More than 40 percent of returned drives are found healthy. Seagate's SeaTools saves time, data and money by keeping healthy disc drives in your system.
Western Digital Drive Tools - Utilities for testing the health of your Western Digital hard drives.
Memtest 86 - Memtest86 is a thorough, stand alone memory test for x86 architecture computers. BIOS based memory tests are only a quick check and often miss many of the failures that are detected by Memtest86.
3Ware 3DM and 3DM2 - Download the latest 3Ware drivers and utilities.