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VMware ESX Server 3.5, Patch ESX350-200803210-UG: Update to VMware-esx-drivers-net-bnx2-350.1.5.10b.1vmw (1003704)


Release Date: 10 APR 2008
Document Last Updated: 10 APR 2008


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Product Versions ESX Server 3.5
Patch Classification Update
Supersedes None
Requires ESX350-200803211-UG
Virtual Machine Migration or Reboot Required Yes
ESX Server Host Reboot Required Yes
PRs Fixed

188181, 222254, 239035

Affected Hardware All devices using the VMware-esx-drivers-net-bnx2 driver
Affected Software
RPMs Included VMware-esx-drivers-net-bnx2-350.1.5.10b.1vmw
Related CVE numbers N/A


Updates the bnx2 driver to VMware-esx-drivers-net-bnx2-350.1.5.10b.1vmw. The name of the RPM has also been changed from VMware-esx-drivers-net-bnx2 to VMware-esx-drivers-net-bnx2-350 in order to prevent possible upgrade issues.



There are no symptoms available for the updates provided by this patch.

Deployment Considerations


Patch Download and Installation

For information on using VMware Update Manager to automatically update ESX Server 3.5 hosts see the VMware Update Manager Administration Guide for instructions on using Update Manager to download and install patches.

To update ESX Server 3.5 hosts when not using Update Manager, download the most recent patch bundle from and install the bundle using the the esxupdate tool from the command line of the host. For more information on using esxupdate to manage patches on ESX Server 3.5 hosts, see the ESX Server 3 Patch Management Guide.

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