Precision 340
Dell Incorporated
30 Jun 2004

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Linux 8.1

Product Description
Precision 340

Test Configuration
Product/Model:Precision 340
CD/DVD:Samsung®  SM-332B , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® 4 2.53 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Maxtor  6L040J2 , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801BA (ICH2) , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:NVIDIA®  Quadro4 900 XGL
BIOS:Phoenix BIOS Version A05
Computer Type:Tower
Floppy Type:1.44
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Adapters and Drivers
3Com®  3C905C-TX-M EtherLink® 10/100 PCIClient OS assigned NDIS driver

Config Notes
SUSE LINUX 8.1: kernelparameter "acpi=oldboot" has to be used to use 3D and/or TwinView - the drivers and kernelmoduls provided by nvidia has to be used (

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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