Fire V40z
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
24 Sep 2004

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64®     Support Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 8

Product Description
Fire V40z

Test Configuration
Product/Model:Fire V40z
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28E , ATAPI
CPU:4 AMD  Opteron™ Processor 848
Hard Disk Drive:3 Seagate®  ST373307LC , Ultra320 SCSI
2 Seagate®  ST336607LC , Ultra320 SCSI
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030 , Ultra320 SCSI
Video Adapter:Trident Microsystems, Inc.  Blade 3D (9880)
BIOS:Phoenix BIOS 4.0 Release 6.0, System BIOS Revision = V02.18.04
Bus Type:7 64-bit/66MHz PCI
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:Newisys, A Sanmina-SCI Company 3U4P
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Product File Specifications

Config Notes
SLES 8 ? SP3 (AMD64): RAID functionality of integrated Symbios Logic 53c1030 controller is not covered by certification. Installation has to be started from UL1-SP3 CD. Driverupdate CD from has to be applied by pressing [ALT] key. SP3 CD has to be applied directly after installtion prior to the first reboot.

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeOS Version
LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030

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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