Continuing my series of quick fire reminders for when (a) I *think* I've seen that issue before and (b) I dont remember what the fix is / was.
Previous post here and possibly here.
Simple Manual ESX or ESXi Patching / Driver updates:
- Put host into Maintenance Mode
- Install vSphere CLI from here (if not already done)
- Open vSphere CLI
- Reboot Host (if required)
vihostupdate.pl --server X.X.X.X --install --bundle update-bundle.zip
"URB timed out - USB device may not respond"
Seen on just one out of four identical HP DL580 G7 ESX4.1 builds:
Tried all sorts to fix, unplug KVM, update BIOS, reset default BIOS settings etc etc etc
Resolved via ILO3 update to firmware v1.16 (11 Jan 2011) Download here