CA Anti-Virus for the Enterprise for Non-Windows Compatibility Matrix - CA Technologies
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CA Anti-Virus for the Enterprise
for Non-Windows
Compatibility Matrix

Last Updated: February 05, 2010

Operating System Version Required Updates/ Service packs/ Fixes CA Anti-Virus 8.1 eTrust Antivirus R8 eTrust Antivirus 7.1 Known Issues/ Limitations
RedHat Linux (i386) 7.2 Kernel 2.4.7-10, 2.4.9-34, 2.4.20-28.7 No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Linux (i386) 7.3 Kernel 2.4.18-3, 2.4.20-18.7, 2.4.20-19.7, 2.4.20-20.7, 2.4.20-24.7, 2.4.20-28.7 No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Linux (i386) 8.0 Kernel 2.4.18-14, 2.4.20-20.8, 2.4.20-24.8, 2.4.20-28.8 No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Linux (i386) 9.0 N/A No No No eAV and ITM does not support Linux "Personal Editions"
RedHat Enterprise Linux AS (i386) 2.1 Kernel 2.4.9-E.3, 2.4.9-E.xx (xx = 24 or higher) No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Enterprise Linux ES (i386) 2.1 Kernel 2.4.9-E.12, 2.4.9-E.xx (xx = 24 or higher) No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Enterprise Linux AS, ES, WS (i386) 3.0 Kernel 2.4.21-4xx).EL (xx = 4 or higher) Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Enterprise Linux AS, ES, WS (i386) 4.0 Kernel 2.6.9-x.EL Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
RedHat Enterprise Linux AS, ES, WS (i386) 5.0 Kernel 2.6.18 Yes* Yes* Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux. 7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally. An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SLES Linux 11 Kernels 2.6.27.19, 2.6.27.21, 2.6.27.23 Yes Yes Yes  
SuSE Linux (i386) 7.2 Kernel 2.4.4-4 No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
SuSE Linux (i386) 7.3 Kernel 2.4.10-5 No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
SuSE Linux (i386) 8.0 Kernel 2.4.18-58 No Yes * Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (i386) 7.0 Kernel 2.4.7 No Yes * Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (i386) 8.0 Kernel 2.4.19-4, 2.4.21 Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (i386) 9.0 9.0 SP1 -3 Kernel 2.6.5-7.xx, (xx = 97, or 139 or greater) Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (i386) 9.0 SP4 Kernel 2.6.5-7.308 or greater Yes* Yes* Yes An additional ENF patch available on request is required for both R8 and R8.1 on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (i386) 10, 10 SP1 Kernel 2.6.16.xx Yes* Yes* Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally. An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (i386) 10 SP2 Kernel 2.6.16.xx Yes* Yes* Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform, with the addition of an ENF patch available on request.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally. An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.  
SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop (i386) 10, 10 SP1 Kernel 2.6.16.xx Yes* Yes* Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop (i386) 10 SP2 Kernel 2.6.16.xx Yes* Yes* Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux (i386) 9.0 Kernel 2.4.21-xx (xx >=99) Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to Access GUI Locally.
SuSE Linux (i386) 9.1 Kernel 2.6.5-7.xxx (xxx >= 139 Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux (i386) 9.2 Kernel 2.6.8-24.x Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux (i386) 9.3 Kernel 2.6.11.4-20a, 2.6.11.4-21.x Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux (i386) 10.0 Kernel 2.6.13-15 Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
SuSE Linux (i386) 10.1 Kernel 2.6.16 Yes* Yes Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux. 7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally. An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
openSUSE (i386) 10.2 Kernel 2.6.18 Yes* Yes Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
Novell Open Enterprise Server 1 Kernel 2.6.5-7.xx, (xx = 97, or 139 or greater) Yes* Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.   Some later patched versions of OES 1 may require an ENF patch, available on request.
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 Kernel 2.6.16.xx Yes* Yes* Yes Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92662 is supported on this platform.   R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
Novell Linux Desktop 9.0 Kernel 2.6.5-7.145, 2.6.5-7.191 Yes Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  An additional ENF patch is also required for 7.1.
Sun Java Desktop System (i386) Release 2 Kernel 2.4.19-4GB No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux.  7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally.  Note that previous versions of eAV Admin server on other systems will recognize this as a SuSE Linux system, not Sun JDS.
SuSE Linux (s390) 7.0 Kernel 2.2.16 No No Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform. Requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally. 
SuSE Linux (s390) 7.2 Kernel 2.4.7 No No Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform. Requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (s390) 8.1 Kernel 2.4.19 No No Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform. HTTP Server to access GUI locally. 
Solaris (Sparc) 2.6 Patches 106429-02 and 105181-26 No Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform. R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Linux. 7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
Solaris (Sparc) 7   No Yes* Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Solaris. 7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
Solaris (Sparc) 8   Yes Yes*   Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Solaris. 7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
Solaris (Sparc) 9   Yes Yes*   Yes R8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for Solaris. 7.1 requires HTTP Server to access GUI locally
Solaris (Sparc) 10   Yes* No No Installation kit available on the R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO92860 is supported on Solaris 10 update 4 and above platforms.    
HP-UX (PA-RISC) 11.0   Yes*  Yes*  Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 and 8.1 CDs include eAV 7.1 for HP-UX.  Requires HTTP Server to access GUI Locally
HP-UX (PA-RISC) 11.11   Yes*  Yes*  Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 and 8.1 CDs include eAV 7.1 for HP-UX.  Requires HTTP Server to access GUI Locally
Macintosh OS X (PowerPC) 10.1   No No No Does not support OS X versions 10.1 or prior.
Macintosh OS X (PowerPC) 10.2
(Jaguar)
  No* Yes* Yes Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  eAV r8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for OS X.
Macintosh OS X (PowerPC) 10.3 (Panther)   Yes* Yes* Yes eAV r8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for OS X.  8.1 does not support Admin Server on this platform.
Macintosh OS X (PowerPC) 10.4 (Tiger)   Yes Yes* Yes eAV r8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for OS X
Macintosh OS X (Intel) 10.4 (Tiger)   Yes Yes* Yes eAV r8 CDs include eAV 7.1 for OS X
Macintosh OS X (PowerPC) 10.5 (Leopard)   Yes* No No Installation kit available on R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO93025 is supported on this platform.  
Macintosh OS X (Intel) 10.5 (Leopard)   Yes* No No Installation kit available on R8.1 Refresh CD or at QO93025 is supported on this platform
Macintosh OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)   Yes Yes Yes For both 32bit and 64-bit kernels
Novell NetWare 4.2   No No Yes TCP/IP Support only.   Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  NW 4.2 is not supported by any Localized releases (build 1791 or later)
Novell NetWare 5.0   No No Yes TCP/IP Support only.  Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 and 8.1 CDs include eAV 7.1 for NetWare
Novell NetWare 5.1   Yes* Yes* Yes TCP/IP Support only.  Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 and 8.1 CDs include AV 7.1 for NetWare 5.1, 6.0, and 6.5.
Novell NetWare 6.0   Yes* Yes* Yes TCP/IP Support only.  Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 and 8.1 CDs include eAV 7.1 for NetWare
Novell NetWare 6.5   Yes* Yes* Yes TCP/IP Support only.  Only eAV 7.1 can be installed on this platform.  R8 and 8.1 CDs include eAV 7.1 for NetWare

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