This vSphere Virtual Machine Administration Guide is updated with each release of the product or when necessary.

This table provides the update history of the vSphere Virtual Machine Administration Guide.

Revision

Description

EN-000312-03

The topic Understanding Snapshots now reflects that VMware does not support snapshots of virtual machines configured with bus-sharing.

EN-000312-02

The topic VMware Tools Components now reflects that you can use the command-line interface of the VMware Tools configuration utility in the guest operating system to modify VMware Tools settings, shrink virtual disks, and connect and disconnect virtual devices.

EN-000312-01

The topic Setting Up Physical USB Connections on an ESX/ESXi Host now reflects that the host treats USB DVD/CD-ROM devices as SCSI devices for which hot adding and removing is not supported.

The topic Add a DVD or CD-ROM Drive to a Virtual Machine now includes a prerequisite to verify that the host is powered off before you add USB CD/DVD-ROM devices.

The topic Configure a Host Device Type for the DVD/CD-ROM Drive now includes a prerequisite to verify that the host is powered off before you add USB CD/DVD-ROM devices.

The topic Add USB Devices to an ESX/ESXi Host now reflects that the host treats USB DVD/CD-ROM devices as SCSI devices and includes a prerequisite to verify that the host is powered off before you add these devices.

EN-000312-00

Initial release.