IBM ThinkPad T43 1871-12U
31 Oct 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Novell® Linux Desktop 9 for x86, Powered by SUSE® LINUX     Support Pack 2 for Novell® Linux Desktop 9

Product Description
The ThinkPad T43 is part of IBM's award winning thin and light performance notebook series. Starting at 4.5lbs and 1" thin, it features exceptionally long battery life and is now available with a Intel Pentium M processor, a new PCI Express chipset for increased performance, and with 802.11b/g integrated wireless - making it the perfect balance of performance and portability. Available with a 15-inch LCD with SXGA+ (1400 x 1050) resolution, the T43 is a great system for whatever tasks you may have -- in the office or on the road.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:IBM ThinkPad T43 1871-12U
CD/DVD:Matsushita  UJDA765 , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® M Processor 1.60 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Toshiba  MK4026GAX , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801FBM (ICH6-M) , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82915GM Express Chipset
BIOS:IBM 70ET37WW 1.01 (01/31/2005)
Bus Type:2 CardBus
2 USB Ports
Parallel Port
Computer Type:Notebook
Floppy Type:NONE
Mother Board Revision:39T0324
RAM:256 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  BCM5751M
Intel®  Pro Wireless 2200BG Mini PCI Adapter

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