On Mar 20, 2009, at 11:04 , M. Lewis wrote:
New box, off the 'shelf'. No partitions there unless Dell put them on to begin with. It was purchased without an O/S.
Dell servers usually have a "utility" partition pre-installed. For what it's worth, I have a PE 2950 here. I do not recall any problems during installation, though.
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