System x3200 M2 (4368-32x)
Network Server
IBM
01 Jul 2008
101926

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Novell® Linux Point of Service 9, Powered by SUSE® LINUX     Service Pack 3 for Novell® Linux POS 9


Product Description
The IBM System x3200 M2 is an affordable, single-socket tower server that offers more performance, configuration flexibility and availability features than many other servers in its class. From network infrastructure to distributed applications to front-end workloads, the x3200 M2 is designed to meet a wide range of business needs—and help you adapt to changing business requirements.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:GUE134AUS - 1.34
CPU:Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor E3110 3.0 GHz
RAM:4 GB
Bus Type:Serial
Parallel Port
6 USB Ports
PCI Express X8
PCI Express X4
2 32-bit/33MHz PCI
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  LSI SAS 1064E , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  160 GB SATA 7.2k simple-swap HDD , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Floppy:IBM
USB Keyboard:IBM
USB Mouse:IBM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.3


Config Notes
#1. Linux boot line parameter of "pnpbios=off" is required for proper operation.
#2. An external USB CD/DVD was required for installation as the internal CD/DVD drive is attached to the ICH9 chipset which is not supported in this version of NLPOS.


Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 P Dual Port Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 20-Nov-2006File Size: 160407
Checksum: f4ceace7341797ec6f9b0e9d4711a1d9

Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5722 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 05-Feb-2007File Size: 139472
Checksum: 6b6724cd5fc5adb2b5f062006648c30e

LSI Logic®  LSI SAS 1064E
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 05-Feb-2007File Size: 40791
Checksum: 89820e2e2bae08d514c0b03814cd82ca

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.o
File Date: 02-Dec-2005File Size: 147972
Checksum: 2e9fd312b95f2c6a0c234fd4b3766eac


The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually YES CERTIFIED components may be exchanged for other YES CERTIFIED components. For more information on swapping YES CERTIFIED components, please access the following web page:

http://developer.novell.com/devres/system/policy/exchange.htm

For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

IBM
For support regarding this specific configuration, please visit:
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