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      • 15. Re: connect esxi 6.7 via VMware vSphere Client
        NickDis Lurker

        I believe I have found the installer, but it doesn't actually do anything as best I can tell.  Mount the 6.7 ISO and browse to "<Drive Letter>\vCenter-Server\Packages" and you'll find a "VMware-vSphereClient.msi" package.  Let us know if you get anywhere with it!

        • 16. Re: connect esxi 6.7 via VMware vSphere Client
          shanmukha1979 Lurker

          Could not figure how to set a specific driver to Nic, as of now when installed i40en is getting added to all the nic available on my server

          Could not convert VMnix2-5 in SRIOV mode,

           

          i am helpless in the settings different drivers for each pair of nics

           

          [root@stbpsve:~] esxcli network nic list

          Name    PCI Device    Driver  Admin Status  Link Status  Speed  Duplex  MAC Address         MTU  Description

          ------  ------------  ------  ------------  -----------  -----  ------  -----------------  ----  ------------------------------------------------------------

          vmnic0  0000:19:00.0  i40en   Up            Up            1000  Full    ac:1f:6b:4d:ad:1c  1500  Intel Corporation Ethernet Connection X722 for 10GBASE-T

          vmnic1  0000:19:00.1  i40en   Up            Up            1000  Full    ac:1f:6b:4d:ad:1d  1500  Intel Corporation Ethernet Connection X722 for 10GBASE-T

          vmnic2  0000:65:00.0  i40en   Up            Up           10000  Full    3c:fd:fe:bf:50:e8  1500  Intel Corporation Ethernet Controller XXV710 for 25GbE SFP28

          vmnic3  0000:65:00.1  i40en   Up            Up           10000  Full    3c:fd:fe:bf:50:e9  1500  Intel Corporation Ethernet Controller XXV710 for 25GbE SFP28

          vmnic4  0000:b3:00.0  i40en   Up            Up           40000  Full    3c:fd:fe:c9:f5:d0  1500  Intel Corporation Ethernet Controller XL710 for 40GbE QSFP+

          vmnic5  0000:b3:00.1  i40en   Up            Up           40000  Full    3c:fd:fe:c9:f5:d1  1500  Intel Corporation Ethernet Controller XL710 for 40GbE QSFP+

           

           

           

          [root@stbpsve:~] esxcli software vib get -n i40en

          INT_bootbank_i40en_1.7.17-1OEM.670.0.0.8169922

             Name: i40en

             Version: 1.7.17-1OEM.670.0.0.8169922

             Type: bootbank

             Vendor: INT

             Acceptance Level: VMwareCertified

             Summary: Network driver for Intel(R) X710/XL710/XXV710/X722 Adapters

             Description: Native i40en network driver for VMware ESXi

             ReferenceURLs:

             Creation Date: 2018-11-20

             Depends: vmkapi_2_5_0_0

             Conflicts:

             Replaces:

             Provides:

             Maintenance Mode Required: True

             Hardware Platforms Required:

             Live Install Allowed: False

             Live Remove Allowed: False

             Stateless Ready: True

             Overlay: False

             Tags: PCIID 8086154c, PCIID 80861571, PCIID 80861572, PCIID 80861580, PCIID 80861581, PCIID 80861583, PCIID 80861584, PCIID 80861585, PCIID 80861586, PCIID 80861589, PCIID 8086158a, PCIID 8086158b, PCIID 80861889, PCIID 808637cc, PCIID 808637cd, PCIID 808637ce, PCIID 808637cf, PCIID 808637d0, PCIID 808637d1, PCIID 808637d2, PCIID 808637d3, module, driver

             Payloads: i40en

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