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VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201212202-UG: Updates VMware ESXi 5.0 net-igb vib (2033754)
Release Date: December 20, 2012
|Patch Category||Bug Fix|
|Build||For build information, see KB 2033751.|
|Host Reboot Required||Yes|
|Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required||Yes|
|Related CVE numbers||N/A|
For more information on patch and update classification, see KB 2014447.
Summaries and Symptoms
This patch updates the net-igb VIB to improve the network bandwidth of Intel 82576 and Intel i340T4/i350 network cards that are using the igb driver.
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.
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