Any gotchas with R710 config?

James A. Peltier jpeltier at
Mon Sep 19 13:56:24 CDT 2011

----- Original Message -----
| I'm looking at purchasing an R710 for use with Scientific Linux (Red
| Hat EL 5).
| Single 4-core Xeon, SAS 6/iR, 16 Gb of memory, two SAS disks
| (mirrored), 2 Broadcom dual port 1Gig
| ethernet cards.
| Are there any incompatibilities I should watch out for?
| Also...
| Tried to go to the linux-poweredge list web page and got an expired
| security certificate message. couldn't search the archives.
| Chris

Running about a dozen with CentOS 5 and CentOS 6 without issue so far.

James A. Peltier
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Simon Fraser University - Burnaby Campus
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