VMware ESX 4.0, Patch ESX400-201006204-UG: Updates the VMware ESX 4.0 fnic device driver (1017724)
Summaries and Symptoms
Issues fixed in this patch (and their relevant symptoms, if applicable) include:
- This bulletin updates the VMware ESX 4.0 fnic device driver to version 220.127.116.11.2vmw-3vmw.
- When a Cisco M81KR virtual interface card is added to a host in an Inter-VSAN Routing (IVR) zone with the target on a Cisco MDS switch, a log-in attempt to the target might time out and the host might not see the target storage LUNS.
None beyond the required patch bundles and reboot information listed in the table above.
Patch Download and Installation
See the VMware vCenter Update Manager Administration Guide for instructions on using Update Manager to download and install patches to automatically update ESX 4.0 hosts.
To update ESX 4.0 hosts when not using Update Manager, download the patch zip file from http://support.vmware.com/selfsupport/download/ and install the bulletin using esxupdate from the command line of the host. For more information, see the ESX 4 Patch Management Guide.