PowerEdge 1550
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jun 2004

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA-32

Product Description
PowerEdge 1550

Test Configuration
Product/Model:PowerEdge 1550
CD/DVD:LG Electronics, Inc.  DRN-8080B , ATAPI
CPU:2 Intel®  Pentium III 1.13GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate  ST318305LC
Host Bus Adapter:Adaptec  AIC7899G , Ultra160 SCSI
Video Adapter:ATI®  RAGE™ XL
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision: DELL Rev. A01 DS/N MX 09ED40-12411-18L-04HE C/O MX
RAM:4096 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Product File Specifications

Config Notes
# Certified for: * Kernel 2.4.16 o Obligatory: kernel update to kernel 2.4.16 release 20020115 from our: Maintenance Web * Kernel 2.4.18 + Patch-CD2 # Installation from CD-ROM works only with kernel parameter idedma=off !

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeNetWare Version
Adaptec  AIC7899G
Intel®  Integrated 82559 LAN

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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