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VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201212211-UG: Updates ESXi 5.0 ipmi-ipmi-si-drv vib (2034436)
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|
|VIBs Included||VMware: ipmi-ipmi-si-drv_39.1-4vmw.500.2.26.914586|
|Related CVE numbers||N/A|
For more information on patch and update classification, see KB 2014447.
Summaries and Symptoms
This patch updates the ipmi-ipmi-si-drv VIB to resolve a stability issue which might otherwise cause an ESXi host to stop responding and display a purple diagnostic screen.
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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