xSeries 440 Type 8687-1RX
Network Server
30 Jun 2004

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 8 for x86
  SUSE® Linux 8.0

Product Description
xSeries 440 Type 8687-1RX

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:86871RX
BIOS:IBM -[VIE135AUS-1.07]-
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® MP 1.40 GHz
Video Adapter:S3 Graphics  Savage4
Host Bus Adapter:Adaptec®  AIC 7899 Ultra160
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST336605LC , Ultra160 SCSI
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Config Notes
SLES 8 - SP3 NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot".
SLES 8 - SP2 and SP2a DMA must not be enabled on the CD-ROM drive
SL Standard Server 8 - SP3 NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot". To update your SL Standard Server 8 installation by means of United Linux 1.0 SP3, mount CD 1 of this service pack somewhere and invoke the script /my-mountpoint-of-SP3-CD1/install.sh.

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5701 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Adaptec®  AIC 7899 Ultra160
S3 Graphics  Savage4

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