TITLE: HP Compaq Blade Workstation Client USB Key Image Recovery VERSION: 08.62 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This package contains the tools and image needed to restore or replace the operating system image on the HP Compaq Blade Workstation Client running the HP Blade Workstation Client Embedded (OEM) Operating System. NOTE: The image contained in this package must be deployed on a 256-MB drive key (or larger) using the dskimg32 tool included in this package. PURPOSE: Routine SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP36462 SUPERSEDES: None EFFECTIVE DATE: July 13, 2007 CATEGORY: Software SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP Compaq Blade Workstation Client: All Models HP dc72 Blade Workstation Client: All Models SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None OPERATING SYSTEM(S): HP Blade Workstation Client Embedded OS LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: - Contains HP Remote Graphics Software (RGS) 5.0 and 4.2.1, and HP Session Allocation Manager (SAM) Connection Client 2.1 Beta 1. Use Webmin to select appropriate software. - Provides new, flexible monitor configuration tool that includes: * Layout: 261 shapes are legal with four monitors, including Ls, Ts, and "fastest monitors in the center." * Resolution: Each monitor can have a different resolution. Resolutions choices are probed directly from the monitors. Supports resolutions up to 1920x1600 Widescreen. * Orientation: Monitors can be oriented in Landscape mode or rotated 90 degrees clockwise or counter-clockwise, in any combination. * Analog Output: Individual monitors can be forced to analog output to get 1920x1200 resolution out of the NVIDIA Quadro NVS 280 PCI Card. * Heads: Up to four graphics cards and eight heads are supported by the software. HP currently has no hardware configurations with more than two cards and four heads. * Interface: Webmin interface for monitor configuration has been completely reworked to add features and improve usability. NOTE: Dual-link monitors are NOT supported. - Includes the following Altiris Software enhancements: * Supports Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8 SP2. * Includes netbooton tool to trigger "boot to network" first from within a job, eliminating the need to manually change the boot order in the BIOS. * Enables Altiris multi-cast support for finding a Deployment Solution. * Updates switches to allow multi-cast server probing, server IP address, thereby enabling new configuration options. * Adds a Webmin option to disable the Altiris agent. - Includes the following keyboard enhancements: * Supports new Bloomberg keyboard. * Provides official support for Portuguese, Portuguese-Brazilian, Turkish-Q, and Simplified Chinese. * Provides experimental support for Korean. - Adds Software Client Aggregation to enable a single mouse and keyboard to be used with multiple clients. FIXES: - Fixes issue where the following key sequences were ignored: Alt+Ctrl+Fn and Alt+Ctrl+Keypad keys. - Changes Num Lock default to On. - Updates Scroll Lock functionality so it works with all keyboards, including international keyboards. - Provides a "Test Pattern" background choice to help with monitor alignment. - Updates Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) client to accommodate multiple domain-names separated by spaces. All extras are ignored, except when used as a domain search path. - Adds the ability to set a domain-search path, even if using DHCP. PREREQUISITES: - 256-MB (or larger) drive key is required for image deployment. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive. 2. Execute the downloaded file to extract the files. NOTE: The utility contained in this SoftPaq is only to be used in the deployment of this factory image. 3. With the appropriate USB drive key plugged in, open a command window and run dskimg32.exe to obtain the drive key ID (only one drive key should be plugged in when running this program). 4. Run dskimg32.exe client-08.xx.img. EXAMPLE: dskimg32.exe client-08.xx.img HD3 (where HD3 is the device ID). NOTE: Be sure to use the correct disk storage device ID, because all data on the device will be replaced by the client image. 5. Start (boot) the HP Compaq Blade Workstation Client from the USB drive key and follow the on-screen instructions. Copyright (c) 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.