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Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel for Oracle Linux

The release of vSphere 5.1 introduces support for the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel on ESXi 5.1, with the following support considerations:

  • The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel includes select drivers for VMware paravirtual devices.
  • Prebuilt kernel modules are not included in VMware tools for Unbreakable Enterprise Kernels on ESXi 5.1.

For more information about software support, please check the VMware Compatibility Guide