SurePOS 700 - 4800-721
09 Aug 2010

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 11 for x86     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLED 11

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

Product Description
The IBM SurePOS 4800-721 is an Entry model of the IBM SurePOS 700 (xx1 series) which is a point-of-sale (POS) system for retailers and grocers. It allows them to take advantage of the latest technology to improve the customer experience while streamlining operations and leveraging existing investments. Available in a range of flexible, rugged systems that can be customized for any environment, these solutions deliver the advanced performance and reliability retailers have come to expect from IBM. Engineered to be attractive, easy to use and easy to maintain, the IBM SurePOS 700 supports diverse third-party applications and on demand operating environments.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:POS
Mother Board Revision:AP03
CPU:VIA  Nehemiah 1200MHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:2 Serial
2 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82815 (GMCH)
Desktop Effect Enabled:No
Power Management:Yes
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801BA (ICH2) , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD800BB , IDE
CD/DVD:Teac®  CD-224E , IDE
USB Keyboard:Lenovo
USB Mouse:Lenovo
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.6.0-34.1

Config Notes
Desktop Effects: Graphics driver/adapter does not support desktop effects.
Power Management: System/Processor does not support dynamic CPU frequency scaling.
Display: Compiz must be uninstalled before starting X.
Power Management: S4 needs workarounds for it to work properly. (1) Open the file /etc/suspend.conf and edit the line : "#shutdown method = " to look like "shutdown method = shutdown" (2) Edit the file /etc/X11/xorg.conf, under section "Device", add the line : Option "NoAccel". (3) Reboot the system.

Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Integrated 82815 (GMCH)
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 24-Apr-2010File Size: 349892
Checksum: 7e381a275619ab87533b359cf0f87be9

Intel®  Integrated EtherExpress Pro 100
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e100.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 51308
Checksum: 4e1f40441942af7cd73a4e1548c276e8

Intel®  Integrated 82801BA (ICH2)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 36488
Checksum: 244eb3845be7a0f48e964a05f7f222d9

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