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ESX Server 3.5, Patch ESX350-200808212-UG: Update to the MegaRAID SAS Driver (1005905)

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Release Date: 13 AUGUST 2008
Document Last Updated: 13 AUGUST 2008

 

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ESX350-200808212-UG.zip
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90bd4b73821aa91a3c41c496ab4b430f



Product Versions ESX Server 3.5 Update 2
Patch Classification Update
Supersedes ESX350-200806212-UG
Requires ESX350-200808202-UG
ESX Server Host Reboot Required
Yes
Restart hostd Required
service mgmt-vmware restart
No
Maintenance Mode Required, Power Off or Migrate Virtual Machines
Yes
PRs Fixed 249699 253483
Affected Hardware LSI MegaRAID SAS 1078 and 1064 controllers
Affected Software N/A
RPMs Included VMware-esx-drivers-scsi-megaraid_sas
Related CVE numbers None

Solution

Summaries and Symptoms

This patch updates the VMware MegaRAID SAS driver from 3.0.9 to 3.0.19. This update adds support for LSI MegaRAID SAS 1078 and 1064 controllers.

Deployment Considerations

None beyond the required patch bundles and reboot information listed in the table, above.

Patch Download and Installation

See the VMware Update Manager Administration Guide for instructions on using Update Manager to download and install patches to automatically update ESX Server 3.5 hosts.

To update ESX Server 3.5 hosts when not using Update Manager, download the most recent patch bundle from http://www.vmware.com/download/vi/vi3_patches_35.html and install the bundle using esxupdate from the command line of the host. For more information, see the ESX Server 3 Patch Management Guide.

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