PowerEdge 650
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jun 2004
75454

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

Product Description
PowerEdge 650

Test Configuration
Product/Model:PowerEdge 650
CD/DVD:Teac®  CD-224E
CPU:Intel®  Celeron® 2.0 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST380011A , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  CERC ATA100/4ch IDE RAID Controller , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:ATI®  RAGE™ XL
BIOS: Phoenix BIOS Revision A03
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:Dell proprietary
RAM:256 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Product File Specifications

Config Notes
SLES8 - SP3 * Boot medium for initial installation: United Linux 1.0 SP3 CD. * NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot". * To operate USB periphery, an additional powered USB Hub occasionally is necessary to ensure a sufficient amount of powersupply.
SL Standard Server 8 - SP3 * Boot medium for initial installation: United Linux 1.0 SP3 CD. * NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot". * To operate USB periphery, an additional powered USB Hub occasionally is necessary to ensure a sufficient amount of powersupply. * 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
LSI Logic®  CERC ATA100/4ch IDE RAID Controller
Intel®  Integrated 82546EB

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:

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