PowerEdge 2600
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jun 2004
75450

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

Product Description
PowerEdge 2600

Test Configuration
Product/Model:PowerEdge 2600
CD/DVD:Samsung®  CD-ROM SN-124
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon™ 1.80 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:2 Maxtor  Atlas 10K III-320
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  PERC 4/Di RAID Controller , Ultra320 SCSI
Video Adapter:ATI®  RAGE™ XL
BIOS: DELL Computer Corporation A02 (10/02/2002)
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision: DELL Computer Corporation 06X871
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Product File Specifications

Config Notes
SLES 8 - SP1 * Certified for Kernel 2.4.19-196-64GB-SMP o Machine needs to be booted from United Linux 1.0 SP1 CD. o USB printer can not be used with this host. SLES 8 - SP2 and SP2a * Machine needs to be booted at least from United Linux 1.0 SP1 CD for installation. * USB Printer can not be used with this host. SLES 8 - SP3 * NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "pci=noacpi" ("acpi=oldboot" instead works too). * USB Printer can not be used with this host.
SL Standard Server 8 - SP3 * NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "pci=noacpi" ("acpi=oldboot" instead works too). * USB Printer can not be used with this host. * 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
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeNetWare Version
Dell  PERC 4/Di RAID Controller
Intel®  Integrated 82544 Gigabit Ethernet

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:

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

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

Dell Incorporated