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shellsock patch on vcentre appliance

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What is the best method to apply shelsock patch on vcentre appliance whithout upgrading it.
https://myserver:5480 ten update fails. it says available update  that update to version 5.1.0 update2b ,but it fails when I click on install updates.
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The answer is DONT!

If you apply any third party patches, (e.g. not from VMware) the support of the appliance, is not longer supported.
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how do we apply the patches if the update does not work via https://myserver:5480?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 500 total points
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Applying patches via Upgrade is the correct and supported method.

Check the logs as to why the supported patch/upgrade path is not working.
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