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Latest Updates

These are the changes or updates made to the Guest Operating System Installation Guide since it was last published:

  • Adds new VMware ESX Server 2.5.5 release to supported guest operating systems. See the support section for each supported guest operating system.
  • Modifies ESX experimental support for Windows Vista. See “Windows Vista” on page 34.
  • Adds support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS, ES, WS Update 5, 32-bit version on VMware ESX Server 2.5.5. See “Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4” on page 99.
  • Updates SCSI adapter support information for RedHat Enterprise Linux 4. See “General Installation Notes” on page 100.
  • Corrects VMware ESX Server 2.5.3 and 2.5.4 support for Solaris 10 Operating System for x86 Platforms, 32-bit version. See “Solaris 10 Operating System for x86 Platforms” on page 243.

Find the latest guide at

PDF: http://www.vmware.com/pdf/GuestOS_guide.pdf

HTML: http://pubs.vmware.com/guestnotes/