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vmware tools update, delay reboot

asrvwiz asked
Last Modified: 2015-04-28
When we patch our vm hosts, and tool updates are available I will update the tools on the guests using the advanced options
/S /v"/qn REBOOT=R" to suppress the reboot.  Then the guests will be rebooted when they get Microsoft patches.  The delay for rebooting this particular guest was 18 days.  I have been doing patching this way for several years and have not had any issues.  This was on a Windows 2008 R2 server.  

Has anyone seen any issues when delaying reboots from tool upgrades?
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