ProLiant DL380G3
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
30 Jun 2004

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86

Product Description
ProLiant DL380G3

Test Configuration
Product/Model:ProLiant DL380G3
CD/DVD:Samsung®  CD-ROM SN-124
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon™ 3.06 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:2 HP  BF01885A34
Host Bus Adapter:HP  Compaq Smart Array 5i Controller
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RAGE™ XL
BIOS:HP BIO P29 07/25/2003
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:HP proprietary
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Product File Specifications

Config Notes
SLES 8 - SP2a * NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot" (for USB). * BIOS: ProLiant System BIOS - P29 (07/25/2003).
SLES 8 - SP3 * NEEDED: update kernel to "HP update kernel k_smp-2.4.21-198" immediately after initial installation of UL1 + SP3.

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeNetWare Version
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
HP  Compaq Smart Array 5i Controller

The term Tested and Approved applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually Tested and Approved components may be exchanged for other Tested and Approved components. For more information on swapping Tested and Approved components, please access the following web page:

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Hewlett Packard Company