VMware ESX 4.1, Patch ESX410-201101217-UG: Updates vmware-esx-drivers-net-e1000e (1028446)
|Product Versions||ESX 4.1|
|Build||For build information, see KB 1029353.|
|Host Reboot Required||Yes|
|Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required||Yes|
|Related CVE numbers||N/A|
Summaries and Symptoms
In previous releases, Intel e1000e v1.1.2 driver was not bundled with ESX but provided separately for download. In this patch, e1000e v1.1.2 driver is bundled with ESX.
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 4.1 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 4.1 Patch Management Guide.