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Full Patch for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 Update 2a (2145994)

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Release Date: November 22, 2016

Full Product Update Patch (FP) for vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 containing VMware software fixes, security fixes and Third Party Product fixes (for example: JRE, tcServer, and SLES OS components). This Patch contains all of the security and Third Party Product fixes contained in the Security Patch. For details on the Security Patch, see KB 2145993.

This patch is applicable for vCenter Server Appliance and Platform Services Controller Appliance.


For vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller Appliances                                                   

Download Filename     VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-
Build     4632154
Download Size     1620.5 MB
md5sum     15f5d7b6c2e1eb8ac2e9a49cebe58968
sha1checksum     ffecade4af3d9bbb16b2dcac2980b3abfc22db56

Download and Installation

You can download this patch by going to the VMware Patch Download Center and choosing VC from the Search by Product drop down.  

  1. Attach VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance- file to vCenter Server Appliance.  
  2. Go to command prompt and run the commands given below:   
    1. To stage ISO:
              software-packages stage --iso     
    2. To see  the staged content:
              software-packages list --staged     
    3. To  install the staged rpms:
              software-packages install --staged   

For more information on patching the vCenter Server Appliance, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance

For more information on staging patches, see Stage Patches to vCenter Server Appliance

For more information on installing patches, see Install vCenter Server Appliance Patches

For issues resolved in this patch see vCenter Server 6.0 Update 2a Release Notes.

For more information on patching using the Appliance Management Interface, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance by Using the Appliance Management Interface.

Request a Product Feature

To request a new product feature or to provide feedback on a VMware product, please visit the Request a Product Feature page.


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