HP xw4550 Workstation
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
11 Dec 2007

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 10

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 

Product Description
Please see www.hp.com for product details

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Mini Tower
Mother Board Revision:0AC8h
BIOS:786F7 v01.03 08/31/2007
CPU:AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 1214 2.2 GHz
Bus Type:PCI Express X16
PCI Express X1
2 32-Bit PCI
10 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  Radeon™ X1250
Host Bus Adapter:ATI®  SB600 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Samsung®  SpinPoint P Series HD080HJ , Serial ATA (SATA)
Seagate®  Barracuda 7200.10 ST380815AS , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.2.0-0.7

Config Notes
There are USB host controller issues with sustained I/O to one or more USB hard drives that are being addressed by the chipset vendor.
It was necessary to install the latest ATI driver for the Radeon X1250 available at the following URL: http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.html

Adapters and Drivers
ATI®  Radeon™ X1250
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: fglrx_dri.so
File Date: 06-Dec-2007File Size: 17786627
Checksum: 135e077876de0145abe34b4eb4dfdd47

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Desktop Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 187976
Checksum: c946d5c12bcbf04e0e4a43c730cfd6cc

Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (5755)
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 152216
Checksum: c8c42cc2c53bbc71d8f49ed6b1408cef

ATI®  SB600
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 53792
Checksum: d329fd9a9d071f1fb5f86e1af3e0b172

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:


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