Category Archives: ESXi Patches

Packet drop issue on HP Gen 9 \ Gen 10 servers running ESXi6.7.

We have noticed the packet drop on all of our HP BL460c Gen 9 \ Gen 10 across the region which is running ESXi, 6.7.0, 16316930 and the Network adapter presently installed on the server is HPE FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 536FLB … Continue reading

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Solution for the SMB1 AD Authentication issue – ESXi 6.5U3 update

As per my previous blog on SMB1 AD authentication issue in 6.5u1 , VMware communicated that it will be fixed  after the 6.7 U2 update but it looks like in the recent 6.5 U3 update it got fixed.In the release … Continue reading

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Useful links about Meltdown and Spectre

Everyone is  working on to fix the Meltdown and Spectre so just thought of sharing few links which will help to handle the issue efficiently . HP Today HP has released update for System ROM and we can find below link to … Continue reading

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Reverting to a previous version of ESXi patch,update or upgrade.

This is not something new to the most of VMware Admins out there, but still there are a lot of doubts about this and even VMware support engineer was not sure about the steps so I decided to put few … Continue reading

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Information about ESXi Patches

Before updating the new patches on the ESXi host, I was looking to find the patches which were  already applied on the hosts and I used the command “esxcli software vib list “ but  only got the VIBs and drivers info … Continue reading

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