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Monthly Archives: August 2008

Latest Updates

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

  • Added support for Workstation 5.5.8 and 6.0.5, ACE 1.0.7 and 2.0.5, and VMware Server 1.0.7. See supported guest operating systems.
  • Ubuntu 8.04 LTS 32-bit and 64-bit – See “Ubuntu 8.04 LTS” on page 220.
    • Added support for Ubuntu 8.04 LTS on ESX Server 3.0.3 with required patch.
    • Added support for Ubuntu 8.04.1 LTS on ESX Server 3.0.3 with required patch.
  • Solaris 10 Operating System for x86 Platforms 32-bit and 64-bit – See “Solaris 10 Operating System for x86 Platforms” on page 282.
    • Added required patch to support Solaris 10, Update 4 on ESX Server 3.0.3.
    • Added support for Solaris 10, Update 5 with required patch on ESX Server 3.0.1.
    • Added required patch to support Solaris 10, Update 5 on ESX Server 3.0.2 and 3.0.3.

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

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

Latest Updates

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

  • Added Service Pack 3 as one of the required service packs to run 32-bit Windows XP Professional on ESX Server. See “Windows XP” on page 44.
  • Added support for BusLogic SCSI adapter for 32-bit Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, Update 6 and 7 on ESX Server 2.5.2, 2.5.3, 2.5.4, and 2.5.5. See “Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4” on page 107.
  • Removed VMI support mistakenly added to 64-bit Ubuntu Linux 7.10 for Workstation. See “Ubuntu Linux 7.10” on page 222.

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

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

Latest Updates

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

  • Added new ESX Server 3.0.3 release. See supported guest operating systems.

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

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

Latest Updates

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

  • Added support for Windows 2000 Professional, Service Pack 4 32-bit on ESX 3.0.1, 3.0.2, and 3.5 Update 2. See “Windows 2000” on page 49.
  • Added support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, Update 7 32-bit on ESX 2.5.4, 2.5.5, 3.0.1, 3.0.2, 3.5 Update 2 and for 64-bit on ESX 3.0.1, 3.0.2, 3.5 Update 2. See “Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4” on page 107.

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

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