VMware ESX 4.1 Patch ESX410-201010415-BG: Updates Cisco fnic driver (1027025)
Release date: November 15, 2010
|Build||For build information, see KB 1027027.|
|Host Reboot Required||Yes|
|Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required||Yes|
|Affected Hardware||Cisco FCOE HBA and IBM SVC storage device|
|Related CVE numbers||N/A|
Summaries and SymptomsThis patch fixes an issue where the Cisco fnic driver might fail to format LUNs of IBM SVC storage devices as VMFS3 volumes.
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 4.1 hosts.
To update ESX 4.1 hosts without using Update Manager, download the patch ZIP file from http://support.vmware.com/selfsupport/download/ and install the bulletin by using esxupdate from the command line of the host. For more information, see the ESX 4 Patch Management Guide.