HP Compaq nc8230
Workstation
Hewlett Packard Company
14 Apr 2005
80604

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Novell® Linux Desktop 9 for x86, Powered by SUSE® LINUX

Product Description
The HP Compaq nc8230 Notebook PC combines the processing and graphics power of a desktop with the mobility and convenience of a notebook. It offers users high performance processing and graphics capabilities in a travel friendly, thin and wide form factor. Mobile professionals will like the thin, sleek design combined with the advantages of a 15.4-inch widescreen display and desktop equivalent performance. Refer to www.hp.com for more details.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:HP Compaq nc8230
CD/DVD:Matsushita  UJ-822D , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Mobile Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor - M 2.0 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi Global Storage Technologies  Travelstar 5K80 HTS541080G9AT00 , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801FBM (ICH6-M) , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated MOBILITY RADEON™
BIOS:HP 68DTV vF.04 2/11/2005
Bus Type:PCMCIA
Serial
3 USB Ports
Computer Type:Laptop
Floppy Type:NONE
Mother Board Revision:0934/0940
RAM:1024 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes
Use OS Installation option: Installation - ACPI Disabled. Enable ACPI after OS installation is complete. Primary and remote monitor with (Fn+F4 keys): Multi-screen display where both screens are active does not function properly Switch screen display where either screen is active functions properly.

Adapters and Drivers
Adapter
Intel®  Pro Wireless 2200BG Mini PCI Adapter
Broadcom®  NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter [BCM5751]

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually YES CERTIFIED components may be exchanged for other YES CERTIFIED components. For more information on swapping YES CERTIFIED components, please access the following web page:

http://developer.novell.com/devres/system/policy/exchange.htm

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