xSeries 360 Type 8686-3RX
Network Server
IBM
30 Jun 2004
75270

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Standard Server v8.0
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 7 for IA-32
  SUSE® Standard Server v8.0
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 8 for x86


Product Description
xSeries 360 Type 8686-3RX

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
BIOS:v1.00, Build Level RUK24_I04, date 10/22/01
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon® MP 1.60 GHz
RAM:2048
Video Adapter:S3 Graphics  Savage4
Host Bus Adapter:Adaptec®  Integrated AIC-7892 , Ultra160 SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  KATANA 18 , Ultra160 SCSI
CD/DVD:LG  CRN-8245B , ATAPI
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite


Config Notes
NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot".
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.
The pegasus USB-to-Ether driver module contained in SUSE LINUX 8.0 failed SUSE test on this system.
The system passed the test with a different driver version running. It is available from the URL: ftp://ftp.suse.com/pub/suse/i386/update/8.0/kernel/certified_by_suse/2.4.18 Weitere Informationen Testberichte Webcasts Referenzkunden Bezugsquellen Partner Education Program Quicklinks Security Maintenance Web Support Portal Mailinglisten Feedback
The KATANA hard disks installed into the system are rather slow.
Valid for: kernel upgrade k_smp-2.4.19-145 from our Maintenance Web. NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot".


Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Integrated 82550 LAN
Adaptec®  Integrated AIC-7892
S3 Graphics  Savage4

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:

http://developer.novell.com/devres/system/policy/exchange.htm

For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

IBM
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