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64-Bit Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Stops Responding During Installation (2229)
Press Alt+F7 to redisplay the login screen. If this doesn't work, reset the virtual machine. The operating system should be completely installed and working properly.
Note: This issue is fixed in ESX Server 3.0.1.
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