SurePOS 500 - 4851-514
17 Jun 2009

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 11 for x86

Other Products:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Point of Service (SLEPOS) 

Product Description
The IBM SurePOS 500 model 514 delivers a combination of style, performance and reliability at a price that will appeal to small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) in specialty, food service, hospitality, gas and convenience and other market segments. This economical model features the same elegant, award-winning design as the premier models in the popular IBM SurePOS 500 family, plus cost-saving technologies that make it more affordable for SMBs to own and operate.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:POS
Mother Board Revision:Rev.07
CPU:VIA  C3™ 1.20 GHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:3 Serial
2 USB Ports
Video Adapter:VIA  Integrated CLE266 AGP 8X 2D/3D Graphics
Desktop Effect Enabled:No
Power Management:Yes
Host Bus Adapter:VIA  VT6420 SATA Controller , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD400BD , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Keyboard:IBM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21

Config Notes
Known Issue: X does not load after installation. A manual edit of /etc/X11/xorg.conf is required. Under the section 'Device' with BoardName 'CLE266', add the following line (including quotation marks): Option "ForcePanel" "True" . Run command "rcxdm restart"
Install: OS Installed via USB CD/DVD Drive.
Power management: Sleep / Suspend to RAM / ACPI S3 is not supported on this system.
Power Management: System/Processor does not support dynamic frequency scaling.
Sound: Playback of sound is not supported. System does not have integrated speakers, nor audio interface for external speakers.
Sound: Recording of sound is not supported. System does not have integrated microphone, nor audio interface for external microphone.
Thermal Fan is not supported on this system.

Adapters and Drivers
VIA  Integrated VT6102 10-100 Fast Ethernet
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: via-rhine.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 32036
Checksum: aba65bdad86f0a35797f0f592283b531

VIA  VT6420 SATA Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sata_via.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 14724
Checksum: e761fcc34110a0e58cfc8cc8cc36a5c4

VIA  Integrated CLE266 AGP 8X 2D/3D Graphics
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 26-Feb-2009File Size: 211416
Checksum: bd828ca6b2ff7ca653050de9e08c2930

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