VMware ESXi 4.1 Patch ESXi410-201104402-BG: Updates VMware Tools (1035109)
Release date: April 28, 2011
|Build||For build information, see KB 1035111.|
|Host Reboot Required||No|
|Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required||No|
Summaries and Symptoms
DHCPv4 eth0 - Timed Out.
dhcp: DHCP Configuration failed.
The log files at /var/log/messages inside the guest file might display entries similar to following:
localhost kernel: eth0: intr type 2, mode 0, 1 vectors allocated
localhost kernel: eth0: NIC Link is Up 10000 Mbps
localhost kernel: eth0: NIC Link is Down
In addition, this patch also improves the way shared folders are handled.
None beyond the required patch bundles and reboot information listed in the table above.
Patch Download and Installation
The typical way to apply patches to ESXi hosts is through the VMware Update Manager. For details, see the VMware vCenter Update Manager Administration Guide.
ESXi hosts can also be updated using vSphere Host Update Utility or by manually downloading the patch ZIP file from the VMware download page and installing the bulletin by using the vihostupdate command through the vSphere CLI. For details, see the vSphere CLI Installation and Scripting Guide and the vSphere Upgrade Guide.