VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201212402-BG: Updates tools-light (2035778)
Release date: December 20, 2012
|Patch Category||Bug Fix|
|Build||For build information, see KB 2035775.|
|Host Reboot Required||No|
|Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required||No|
|PRs Fixed||900024, 935520|
|Related CVE numbers||N/A|
This patch updates the tools-light VIB to resolve the following issues:
PR900024: The Network Address Translation (NAT) function of Windows Server 2008 R2 might not work if VMXNET3 is assigned as the vNIC.
PR935520: After upgrading to VMware Tools 5.1 on a Terminal Service virtual machine, the following warning message is logged in repeatedly in the Windows Application Event log:
Error in the RPC receive loop: RpcIn: Unable to send.
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.