TITLE: HP xw4550 Workstation System BIOS Packaged for Linux VERSION: 1.03 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This package contains an updated System BIOS release for the HP xw4550 Workstation, packaged in a way that is easily usable within a Linux operating system environment. PURPOSE: Recommended SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP37086 SUPERSEDES: None EFFECTIVE DATE: September 24, 2007 CATEGORY: BIOS SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP xw4550 Workstation: HP Workstation xw4550 SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Red Hat Ent Linux 4 (AMD64/EM64T) Red Hat Ent Linux 4 (x86) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (AMD64/EM64T) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (x86) LANGUAGE(S): Chinese(PRC Simplified) Czech Danish Dutch Finnish French German Italian Japanese Korean Norwegian Russian Spanish Swedish Taiwanese Chinese US English ENHANCEMENTS: - Provides the initial BIOS for the supported workstation models. PREREQUISITES: None INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: LINUX USERS: After downloading the SoftPaq file, verify that the SoftPaq file has a .tgz extension. If it does not, change it to .tgz. Some browsers automatically rename the file with a .tar extension, which makes the SoftPaq unusable. 1. Download the SoftPaq .TGZ file to a directory on your hard drive. 2. Extract the .TGZ file. For example, to extract the contents, at console prompt type (where ''filename'' is replaced by the name of the file to be extracted): ''tar -xzvf filename.tgz'' NOTE: For more information about flashing the system BIOS, see the README text file that is provided in the SoftPaq. Copyright (c) 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.