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VMware ESXi 4.0, Patch ESXi400-201006203-UG: Updates VI Client (1017741)

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Product Versions ESXi 4.0
Build 261974
Also see KB 1012514.
Patch Classification Critical
Host Reboot Required No
Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required No
PRs Fixed N/A
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
Related CVE numbers N/A


Summaries and Symptoms

This patch fixes the following issues:

  • This bulletin updates the VI Client components of VMware ESXi 4.0 to improve host stability, and may provide minor enhancements to functionality.

Deployment Considerations

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 VMware vCenter Update Manager Administration Guide.

ESXi hosts can also be updated using vSphere Host Update Utility or by manually downloading the patch zip file from and installing the bulletin by using the vihostupdate command through the vSphere CLI. For details, see the vSphere CLI Installation and Reference Guide and the vSphere Upgrade Guide.

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