Dell PowerEdge 13G - S130
kISO for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4




This kISO is for installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server/Desktop Service Pack 4 on select Dell PowerEdge 13G systems utilizing the on-board S130 raid storage controller. The kISO uses and installs an official update to the SUSE kernel required for proper detection of storage behind the S130 controller. The updated packages are included inside the installer initrd

The following Dell products are known to be affected and require this kISO:

  • Dell PowerEdge R230
  • Dell PowerEdge R330
  • Dell PowerEdge T130
  • Dell PowerEdge T330


  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 4


  • x86_64


kISO Image
File: dell_poweredge_13g_s130-sle11sp4-x86_64-1.0.iso · [download]
Size 208 MB
MD5 Checksum c0451e6c9a7f842f6778f260acbdf2fc
SHA256 Checksum 30306c0c0a8d52268837baa038ccae7993455ea87257a8f8a8fea5bcc065b054


Optical Media

  1. Boot using the kISO image and the normal boot/installation screen will appear.
  2. Configure installation options as usual and continue with the install.
  3. After the kernel and initial ram disk from the KISO are loaded, the install process will prompt for disk 1 of the SUSE Linux Enterprise media to be inserted.
  4. Insert the proper media and select “OK” to continue.
  5. At this point the install will continue as normal.

PXE boot

For PXE boot installations, simply use the kernel and initrd image from the kISO media in place of the images from the standard SUSE installation media.

package names and versions

The following packages are provided with this kISO:

  • kernel-default 3.0.101-68.1
  • kernel-default-base 3.0.101-68.1
  • kernel-default-devel 3.0.101-68.1
  • kernel-source 3.0.101-68.1
  • kernel-xen 3.0.101-68.1
  • kernel-xen-base 3.0.101-68.1
  • kernel-xen-devel 3.0.101-68.1