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VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201111001 (2008017)

Details

Release Date: November 3, 2011

Download Filename:
ESXi500-201111001.zip
 
Build:
504890
 
Download Size:
295.4 MB

md5sum:
3392d7d74304bf677e3275fafe8071ed
 
sha1sum:
33b2f48af42992cccad36144bb00797929fd2173

Host Reboot Required: Yes
Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required: Yes

Image Profile Filenames:
ESXi-5.0.0-20111104001-standard
ESXi-5.0.0-20111104001-no-tools

Bulletin ID Category Knowledge Base Article
ESXi500-201111401-BG Bug Fix KB 2008018

Solution

Summaries and Symptoms

This patch release contains the bug fixes for ESXi. For more information, see the KB article of the individual bulletin.

Patch Download and Installation

The typical way to apply patches to ESXi hosts is through the VMware Update Manager. For details, see the Installing and Administering VMware vSphere Update Manager.

ESXi hosts can be updated by manually downloading the patch ZIP file from the VMware download page and installing the VIB by using the esxcli software vib command. Additionally, the system can be updated using the Image Profile and the esxcli software profile command. For details, see the vSphere Command-Line Interface Concepts and Examples and the vSphere Upgrade Guide.

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