BladeCenter HS40 8839-21Z
Network Server
IBM
30 Jun 2004
75426

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


Product Description
BladeCenter HS40 8839-21Z

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:IBM proprietary
BIOS: Build: SBJT66AUS, Ver: 1.00, Date: 12/05/03
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® MP 2.0 GHz
RAM:1024 MB
Video Adapter:ATI®  RADEON™ VE
Hard Disk Drive:Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc.  MK4019GAXB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite


Config Notes
SLES 8 - SP3 Boot medium for initial installation: United Linux 1.0 SP3 CD. NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot". NEEDED: SUSE SP3 e1000 driver update floppy (to v5.2.30.1).
SL Standard Server 8 - SP3 Boot medium for initial installation: United Linux 1.0 SP3 CD. NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot". NEEDED: SUSE SP3 e1000 driver update floppy (to v5.2.30.1). 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
Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Dual Port Server Adapter
ATI®  RADEON™ VE

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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