Latitude E6500 / Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Mobile Processor P8600 2.40 GHz
Dell Incorporated
26 Nov 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
The Dell Latitude E6500.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Laptop
Mother Board Revision:A00
CPU:Intel®  Core™ 2 Duo Mobile Processor P8600 2.40 GHz
Bus Type:1394 Firewire
4 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Intel®  Cantiga Integrated Graphics Controller
Desktop Effect Enabled:No
Power Management:No
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  ICH9M E-SATA AHCI Controller , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST980813AS Momentus SATA 80 GB , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:Hitachi Data Systems  DU10N , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.5

Config Notes
1) When running this command "xset -display :0 dpms force off" the monitor does not go to sleep.
2) Power Management: Suspend to Disk requires a network restart (command-line: "rcnetwork restart") after the resume/restore from disk.
3) Install: System was installed with the following set parameter; 'unsupported=0'.
4) The LAN driver used during testing was installed from the following rpm: intel-e1000e-kmp-smp- and intel-e1000e- This driver can be downloaded and installed after the SLED install. To obtain the driver go to:
5) Desktop Effects: Graphics driver/adapter does not support desktop effects.
6) Power Management: Suspend to RAM is not supported on this system.

Adapters and Drivers
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®  Cantiga Integrated Graphics Controller
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 22452
Checksum: 5e47495ed8d22e14f73109979b5ea595

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:

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