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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:

  • Added VMware Fusion 2.0 release to supported guest operating systems. New support:
    • Mac OS X Server 10.5 (experimental support). See “Mac OS X Server 10.5” on page 72.

    • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise and Standard (experimental support); Windows Vista Home Basic, Home Premium, and Service Pack 1; Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition, Service Pack 2; and Windows XP Professional, Home Edition, and Service Pack 3. See “Windows Server 2008” on page 33, “Windows Vista” on page 36, “Windows Server 2003” on page 41, and “Windows XP” on page 47.

    • Mandriva Linux 2008. See “Mandriva Linux 2008” on page 80.

    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 Advanced Server, Enterprise Server, and Workstation, Update 2; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0, Update 6; and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.0, Update 9. See “Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5” on page 113, “Red Hat Enterprise Linux  4” on page 117, and “Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3” on page 124.

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10, Service Pack 2 and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, Service Pack 2. See “SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10” on page 162 and “SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10” on page 165.

    • Turbolinux Server 10. See “Turbolinux 10 Server” on page 220.

    • Ubuntu 8.0.4, Ubuntu 8.04.1, Ubuntu Linux 7.10, and Ubuntu 7.04. See “Ubuntu 8.04 LTS” on page 233, “Ubuntu Linux 7.10” on page 236, and “Ubuntu Linux 7.04” on page  238.

    • FreeBSD 7.0. See “FreeBSD 7.0” on page 253.

    • Netware 6.5, Support Pack 7. See “NetWare 6.5 Server” on page 283.

    • Solaris 10 Operating System for x86 Platforms, (Update 5). See“Solaris 10 Operating System for x86 Platforms” on page 299.

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