VMware ESX 3.5, Patch ESX350-200906408-BG: Updates VMX RPM (1011802)
Release Date: June 30, 2009
Summaries and Symptoms
This patch fixes an issue where virtual machines that use the Virtual Machine Interface (VMI) might stop responding.
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.
Note: All virtual machines on the host must be either shut down or migrated using VMotion before applying the patch.
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.