NEC Express5800 kISO and Driver Kit: Installation Information
This site provides bootable kISO media with an updated
installation workflow required to install SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 on
NEC Express5800 systems.
This site also provides a driver kit (x86_64 only) containing updated drivers for use with NEC Express5800 systems.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 1
kISO installation source
Please download the appropriate ISO image below, burn it to an empty CD media and start the installation using that media. During installation, an updated installation workflow will be used and modifications saved onto the system. This media only boots the hardware and kicks off the installation. Once booted, it will prompt for Disk 1 of the SUSE Linux Enterprise installation media to complete the installation.
Further information on using kISO media can be found here.
driver kit installation source
Note: When using YaST and selecting a driver kit's pattern, the packages which appear as selected may not be correct. This is a cosmetic issue only; even though the incorrect packages may appear selected, the correct packages will be installed. The cosmetic issue may be corrected by clicking the "Check" button on the package selection screen.
The driver kit installation source is found at the following URL:
To install the updated drivers from this location, add the URL as an installation source in YaST.
You can also download a Driver Kit add-on product iso image to use for installation. The iso image also includes boot time installation of drivers if required for boot time hardware access.
updates to this driver kit are found at:
driver kit package names and versions
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