NC8000
Workstation
Hewlett Packard Company
30 Jun 2004
75832

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Linux Desktop 1.0

Product Description
NC8000

Test Configuration
Product/Model:NC8000
CD/DVD:Toshiba  SD-C2612 , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Mobile Intel® Celeron® Processor 1.70 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi  HTS726060M9AT00 , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:ATI®  MOBILITY™ RADEON™ 9600
BIOS:ROM famiy 68BAR, date 09/12/2003 F.06
Computer Type:Laptop
Floppy Type:1.44
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Adapters and Drivers
Adapter
Broadcom®  Broadcom BCM570X NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet AdapterClient OS assigned NDIS driver

Config Notes
SLD 1.0: NEEDED: kernel boot parameter "acpi=oldboot" Graphics: only framebuffer mode supported NEEDED: manual adjustment of ethernet device detection NEEDED: "setterm -blank 0" in /etc/init.d/boot.local to avoid losing the local consoles by blanking. APM not properly supported PCMCIA _very_ slow in ethernet test internal modem is not supported by SLD 1.0 IRDA is not supported by SLD 1.0

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:

Hewlett Packard Company

Website: www.hp.com