In November 6 Flings were updated.

The updated Flings are

  • ESXi Embedded Host Client
  • VMFork for pyVmomi
  • Desktop Watermark
  • Cross vCenter VM Mobility – CLI
  • HCIBench
  • Horizon Toolbox

You will find Changelog and more information in this article.

Updated Flings
ESXi Embedded Host Client – November 13, 2017 v1.24.0
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Minor features and bugfixes

  • General
    • Fix failure to deploy OVF/OVA image with disks attached to multiple disk controllers
    • Address race condition when adding new Network Adapter to virtual machine
    • Allow datastore browser to browse VVOL datastores
    • Address timeout issue in datastore browser when client receives unknown datatypes from host
    • Address issue disabling autostart for a VM
    • Allow downloading of flat VMDK files in datastore browser
    • Show the correct VMware Tools version string in VM summary
    • Show pager in VM editor when VM has many hard disks
    • Support OVF properties with pre-defined values, showing dropdowns
    • Allow modifications of root user’s permissions
    • Support for selecting dependent PCI devices when enabling passthrough
    • Other minor bug fixes
VMFork for pyVmomi November 17, 2017 v1.0.3
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Version 1.0.3

  • Fixed a bug that prevented CreateChildSpec from being referenced in versions of 6.5 of pyVmomi
  • Updated the requirement to include pyVmomi 6.5 only, up from 6.0, due to a dependency issue
Desktop Watermark – November 27, 2017 v1.0 – Build 1127
VMware Fling Page

No release notes

Cross vCenter VM Mobility – CLI – November 27, 2017 v1.4
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Version 1.4

  • While migrating multiple vms with destination network option, only one vm used to get migrated.This issue has been fixed.
HCIBench – November 28, 2017 v1.6.5.1
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  • Enhanced IP segment selection
  • Set open file limit to 4096
  • Updated vm-tools to the latest version
  • Bug fixes
Horizon Toolbox – November 30, 2017 v7.3.0 – Build 1130
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2017 Nov 30

  • Add a new “Export” button to the clients table
  • Add a new “Export” button to the clients table