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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 32-bit and 64-bit Debian 4.0 r8 support on ESX 4.0. See “Debian 4.0” on page 111.
  • Changed full support for SMP to experimental for all VMware products that support “Ubuntu Linux 7.10” on page 325 and“Ubuntu Linux 7.04” on page 329.
  • Modified LILO install instructions for “SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10” on page 238 and “SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10” on page 231.
  • Modified instructions for “Manual Changes Might Be Needed to Use Networking in Copied Virtual Machine” for “SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10” on page 238, “SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9” on page 243, “SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10” on page 231, “Novell Linux Desktop 9” on page 158, and Open Enterprise Server 1 with Support Pack 1 or Support Pack 2.

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