ThinkCentre A70z (0401-A3X)
Lenovo Group Limited
26 Apr 2010

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

Product Description
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Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Desktop
Mother Board Revision:-1
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® Processor E5400 2.70 GHz
Bus Type:6 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Intel®  GMA X4500 (G41)
Desktop Effect Enabled:Yes
Power Management:Yes
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801GB ICH7 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  Barracuda 7200.12 SATA (ST3320418AS) , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:HLDS  GT30N Slim Super Multi DVD Rewriter , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:NONE
USB Keyboard:Lenovo SK-8825(L)
USB Mouse:Lenovo MO28UOL
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.5.0-0.30

Config Notes
1.The standard online update was performed before testing so listed drivers are PLDP compliant.
2.Power Management: System/Processor does not support fan thermal scaling.
3.Power Management: System/Processor does not support throttling.
4.Power Management: Hibernation / Suspend to Disk / ACPI S4 is supported following the below workround:
create a file /etc/pm/config.d/a70z.conf
edit the file with the following line

Adapters and Drivers
ReaLTEK  RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: r8169.ko
File Date: 23-Feb-2010File Size: 40504
Checksum: fc27733d6ee7f9bcb09137da5901370c

Intel®  Integrated 82801GB ICH7
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 23-Feb-2010File Size: 27040
Checksum: 958d76f2a9ee6a6d7238861adfa6e541

Intel®  GMA X4500 (G41)
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 15-Dec-2009File Size: 526604
Checksum: 43a03686c5df17bde65995b7cbdcc2e7

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:

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