Ubuntu on Cavium, Inc.
Cavium ThunderX CRB, ver 2.0 , Single socket Server
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Cavium, Inc. Cavium ThunderX CRB, ver 2.0 , Single socket Server server with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified for Ubuntu.
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS arm64
Available from ubuntu.com
This system was tested with 18.04 LTS, running the 4.15.0-20-generic kernel.
There are no notes for this release.
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS arm64
Available from ubuntu.com
This system was tested with 16.04 LTS, running the 4.4.0-34-generic kernel.
Network Device Speeds
The Network Devices on this system may not function at full speed without driver or network configuration changes to improve throughput.
Manual enlistment in MAAS necessary
This system does not support automated enlistment in MAAS environments. This is because this system does not have in-band communication capabilities to the systems management controller. Therefore you will need to manually enlist this system in MAAS.
After that, commissioning and deployment should proceed in an automated fashion as expected.
American Megatrends Inc.: 5.11 (UEFI)
This system was tested with these key components:
American Megatrends Inc. 5.11
Cavium, Inc. <OUT OF SPEC>
Aquantia Corp. WDC WD5003ABYZ-011FA0
American Megatrends Inc. /var/log/kern.log.1:EFI v2.40
American Megatrends Inc. /var/log/kern.log:EFI v2.40
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Network Interface Controller
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Network Interface Controller virtual function
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX RAID Coprocessor
Cavium, Inc. ThunderX CRB
Aquantia Corp. Unknown
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX xHCI USB Controller
SanDisk Ultra Fit
A-DATA Technology Co., Ltd. Superior S102 Pro
ASPEED Technology, Inc. ASPEED Graphics Family
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Traffic Network Switch
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX BGX (Common Ethernet Interface)
Aquantia Corp. soc@0:gpio-keys
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX MRML Bridge
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX PCC Bridge
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Reset Controller
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX eMMC/SD Controller
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX TWSI / I2C Controller
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Random Number Generator
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX DFA
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Zip Coprocessor
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX AHCI SATA Controller CN88XX AHCI SATA Controller
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX LMC (DRAM Controller)
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX SMI / MDIO Controller
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX L2C-TAD
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX L2C-CBC
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX L2C-MCI
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX Random Number Generator virtual function
Cavium, Inc. THUNDERX CN88XX 48 core SoC
ASPEED Technology, Inc. AST1150 PCI-to-PCI Bridge
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. 0bda:0401
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL 8153 USB 3.0 hub with gigabit ethernet
Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub