PowerEdge 500SC
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jun 2004

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Linux 7.3
  SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA-32

Product Description
PowerEdge 500SC

Test Configuration
Product/Model:PowerEdge 500SC
CD/DVD:LG Electronics, Inc.  CRD-8482B
CPU:Intel®  Pentium III 1.13GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD Caviar WD400BB
Host Bus Adapter:Adaptec  AIC7899 Ultra160 , Ultra160 SCSI
Tape Drive:Archive  Python 06408-XXX , SCSI-2
Video Adapter:ATI®  RAGE™ XL
BIOS: Phoenix Technologies Ltd., Revision A04
Computer Type:Tower
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision: DELL Part.No.: DA0T15MB6A3 Rev. A00
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Product File Specifications

Config Notes
SLES 7: * Certified for: o Kernel 2.4.7 + Obligatory: kernel update to kernel 2.4.16 release 20020115 from our Maintenance Web o Kernel 2.4.18 + Patch-CD2

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeNetWare Version
Adaptec  AIC7899 Ultra160

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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