System x3200 M2 (4368-54x)
Network Server
IBM
12 Aug 2008
102230

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 4 for SUSE® SLES 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:2
BIOS:GUE134AUS v1.34
CPU:Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor X3350 2.66 GHz
RAM:4 GB
Bus Type:PCI Express X8
6 USB Ports
Parallel Port
Serial
PCI Express X4
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
2 32-bit/33MHz PCI
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  160 GB SATA 7.2k simple-swap HDD , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:HLDS  DVD-ROM GDRH20N , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Keyboard:IBM
USB Mouse:IBM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6


Config Notes
SLES-9-SP4 (x86): System was tested with rev 311 kernel update to solve low memory issue. This update is available from support.novell.com or standard online update methods.
Drives are in a RAID 1 configuration.
System was tested with the boot parameter of "pnpbios=off".

Referenced Bulletins
102219

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5722 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 15-Mar-2008File Size: 143100
Checksum: 9e2451d8f85ab62273d27dd06506ce70

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 15-Mar-2008File Size: 260652
Checksum: 1d3a8bb3847eb9cc952c9c0529615896

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 15-Mar-2008File Size: 41796
Checksum: 44623f345cea6c1ec5da86dda51b075e

Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 15-Mar-2008File Size: 34984
Checksum: 19e4fce2cf00488acb25b1b1f4e8c9c2

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.o
File Date: 17-Oct-2007File Size: 148812
Checksum: bab97d94e768e70302095785a71aa3f7


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:
www.ibm.com