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VMware vCenter Server 6.5 Update 2g Release Notes

vCenter Server 6.5 Update 2g | MAY 14 2019 | ISO Build 13638625
vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 Update 2g | MAY 14 2019 | ISO Build 13638625

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What's in the Release Notes

The release notes cover the following topics:

What's New

The vCenter Server 6.5 Update 2g release addresses issues documented in the Resolved Issues section.

Earlier Releases of vCenter Server 6.5

Features and known issues of vCenter Server are described in the release notes for each release. Release notes for earlier releases of vCenter Server 6.5 are:

For compatibility, installation and upgrades, product support notices, and features see the VMware vCenter Server 6.5 Update 2 Release Notes.

Patches Contained in This Release

vCenter Server 6.5 Update 2g delivers the following patch. See the VMware Patch Download Center for more information on downloading patches.

Full Patch for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 Update 2g

Product Patch for vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 containing VMware software fixes, security fixes, and Third Party Product fixes (for example: JRE and tcServer).

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

For vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller Appliances

Download Filename VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-6.5.0.24000-13638625-patch-FP.iso
Build 13638625
Download Size 1667.7 MB
md5sum 84dd96dd38d21e65a4a5999e8e9cc550
sha1checksum d4f7ccb3623e0bd9090c7ab0b88ddabbb9c34d8f

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 menu.

  1. Attach the VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-6.5.0.24000-13638625-patch-FP.iso​ file to the vCenter Server Appliance CD or DVD drive.
  2. Log in to the appliance shell as root and run the commands given below:
    • To stage the ISO:

      software-packages stage --iso

    • To see the staged content:

      software-packages list --staged

    • 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 Resolved Issues.

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

Resolved Issues

The resolved issues are grouped as follows.

Security Issues

Known Issues from Earlier Releases

To view a list of previous known issues, click here.