HP EliteBook 2730p Notebook PC
Hewlett Packard Company
27 Oct 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 10 for x86     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLED 10

Product Description
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Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Laptop
Mother Board Revision:0x30eb
BIOS:68POU Ver. F.02 08/11/2008
CPU:Intel®  Core™2 Duo Mobile Processor SL9300 1.60GHz
Bus Type:ExpressCard
2 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Intel®  Mobile Intel GMA4500MHD
Desktop Effect Enabled:Yes
Power Management:Yes
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  ICH9M E-SATA AHCI Controller , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST980811AS Momentus 5400.3 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6

Config Notes
A driver kit must be installed as an add-on product to support the Intel NIC and graphics. Please add an installation source located at: http://forgeftp.novell.com/hp/HP-Compaq-2x30p/sle10-sp2/install/
Install: OS Installed via external USB CD/DVD Drive.

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  BCM4312 802.11a/b/g Wireless
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: wl
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 1387247
Checksum: e647f4fa336b555a6fa8b39144aeeb7d

Intel®  82567LM Gigabit Ethernet
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 02-Jul-2008File Size: 148976
Checksum: a582cc9454633ac7495f0f24b195237c

Intel®  ICH9M E-SATA AHCI Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 41040
Checksum: 767b644136d904075de92ea0ca681ac1

Intel®  Mobile Intel GMA4500MHD
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: intel_drv.so
File Date: 15-Sep-2008File Size: 401530
Checksum: 6e680b69e14b9a39db2000719832bdeb

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:


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

Hewlett Packard Company
Personal Systems Group - Notebooks
20555 SH249
Houston , TX   77070
Website: http://www.hp.com