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am i correct in saying that i can use update manager to update my vmware nic drivers .

just download the zip, import it as a patch, attach to baseline and remediate???
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that is correct.

we prefer the manual approach, using vihostupdate.pl.

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why so ?

is esxupdate the same as vihostupdate
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to use esxupdate you need to login to the server.

with vihostupdate.pl, we can update many servers from scripts remotely from laptops.

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