VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201203205-UG: Updates the VMware ESXi 5.0 misc-drivers vib (2010818)
|Build||For build information, see KB 2010823.|
|Host Reboot Required||Yes|
|Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required||No|
|Related CVE numbers||N/A|
For information on patch and update classification, see KB 2014447.
Summaries and Symptoms
This patch updates the misc-drivers VIB to resolve the following issue:
On a Dell server that is running on Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) mode, if you boot an ESXi host installed with OMSA, the BIOS tab on OMSA does not display certain options such as NIC and NUM lock.
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 Installing and Administering VMware vSphere Update Manager.