VMware ESX 3.5 Update 4, Patch ESX350-200903203-UG: Updates RPM Components (1007973)
Release Date: March 30, 2009
Summaries and Symptoms
Update the RPM version used on the service console from 4.2.3-26vmw to 4.2.3-31vmw.
When listed on the service console, the ESX 3.5 Update 4 packages appear with the newer version; for example, rpm-4.2.3-31vmw.
None beyond the required patch bundles and reboot information listed in the table, above.
Patch Download and Installation
See the VMware Update Manager Administration Guide for instructions on using Update Manager to download and install patches to automatically update ESX Server 3.5 hosts.
To update ESX Server 3.5 hosts when not using Update Manager, download the most recent patch bundle from http://www.vmware.com/download/vi/vi3_patches_35.html and install the bundle using esxupdate from the command line of the host. For more information, see the ESX Server 3 Patch Management Guide.