Error when an ESXi Host boots
Description – When an ESXi host boots the screen changes from yellow & gray to purple. You receive an error that says, “The system has found a problem on your machine and cannot continue. Could not populate the filesystem: Admission check failed for memory resources.”
Cause – Not enough RAM in the ESXi host. The minimum requirement for RAM in an ESXi host is 2GB.
Solution – Add more RAM.