DG965MQ Desktop system / Core™2 Duo E6400 2.13 GHz
Intel Corporation
13 Feb 2007

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

Product Description
The Intel® Desktop system DG965MQ is based on the Intel® G965 Express Chipset that supports 1066-MHz system bus, Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator X3000 (Intel® GMA X3000) with Intel® Clear Video Technology, dual-channel DDR2 800 memory and discrete PCI Express* x16 graphics in the microBTX form factor. Premium features such as support for Intel® Viiv™ Technology, Intel® High Definition Audio (enabling 7.1 surround sound), Dolby* Home Theater* certification, Intel® PRO 10/100/1000 Network Connection and 1394a deliver stability and new features for consumers to enjoy a great digital entertainment experience. This Intel Desktop Board comes with the software required to meet Intel® Viiv™ technology brand verification requirements, which simplifies the task of building a PC based on Intel® Viiv™ technology.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Desktop
Mother Board Revision:303
CPU:Intel®  Core™2 Duo Processor E6400 2.13 GHz
Bus Type:2 1394 Firewire
8 USB Ports
2 32-Bit PCI
PCI Express X16
PCI Express X1
Video Adapter:Intel®  GMA X3000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801HR ICH8R , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Samsung®  SP1604N , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:Diskless
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16

Config Notes
SLES 10 (x86_64): e1000.ko driver version 7.3.15 or newer is required for the onboard NIC to work. Update available at the following url: http://forgeftp.novell.com/driver-process/pub/update/Intel/sle10/ptf/common/

Referenced Bulletins

Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Integrated 82566 DC Gigabit Ethernet
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 15-Nov-2006File Size: 152789
Checksum: f1dff8bce0b183219e75129fb84f7afa

Intel®  Integrated 82801HR ICH8R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 19-Jun-2006File Size: 17744
Checksum: c89b6b064e9b1ba14d9839cb46d69abc

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:


For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Intel Corporation
2111 Ne 25th S
Hillsboro , OR   97124