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VMware ESXi 4.0, Patch ESXi400-201110402-BG: Updates VMware Tools (1039199)

Details

Release date: October 13, 2011

Patch Classification General
Build For build information, see KB 1036397.
Host Reboot Required No
Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required No
PRs Fixed 730105
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
Related CVE numbers N/A

Solution

Summaries and Symptoms

This patch contains updated pre-built kernel driver modules for Ubuntu 10.04.2 and 10.04.3.

Deployment Considerations

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 Reference Guide and the vSphere Upgrade Guide.

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