IBM ThinkCentre M52 8215-G3U
07 Dec 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 ThinkCentre M52 is a new addition to Lenovo's mainstream desktop family. Featuring our award winning Small Form Factor chassis, this M52 model includes Intel's 945G Express Core Chipset, a Pentium D Dual Core Processor, fast DDR2 memory, Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950, and a DVD/CD-RW optical drive. This model also features a security chip and a Fingerprint Reader keyboard for added security.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Mini Desktop
Mother Board Revision:3.1
BIOS:IBM 2EKT25AUS (08/22/2005)
CPU:Intel®  Dual Core Pentium® D 820 2.80 GHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:8 USB Ports
2 Serial
32-bit/33MHz PCI
PCI Express X1
Parallel Port
Video Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82945G Graphics
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801GB ICH7 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD800JD , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes
The general distribution audio driver does not support the audiochipset. Sound can not be heard. Graphics adapter requires VESA Framebuffer (fbdev) driver. This driver does not support dual simultaneous monitor display and does not support monitor power-off or sleep mode.

Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Integrated 82573

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