I am attempting up upgrade my PowerEdge R440 from ESXi 6.7.0 to 7.0 U3 with the downloaded custom iso from VMware and when I check compliance I get the following error:
The upgrade has VIBs that are missing dependencies: QLogic_bootbank_net-qlge_18.104.22.168-1OEM.522.214.171.1241820
Any help on this would be greatly appreciated.
A couple of options:
-People have been able to install the ISO that was stated to be "incompatible" using CLI
-You can also remove the problematic vibs
Finally you can do a fresh install if you have more than 1 node (redundancy) or if you dont care about data
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I had the same error so I ran:esxcli software vib list | grep qlge
Which resulted in:net-qlge 126.96.36.199-1OEM.5188.8.131.521820 QLogic VMwareCertified 2017-08-29I then went ahead and removed the vib with:esxcli software vib remove -n net-qlge
Resulting in successfully removed VIB: QLogic_bootbank_net-qlge_184.108.40.206-1OEM.5220.127.116.111820Then re-ran the installation pointing to the DELL profile:esxcli software profile update -d "/vmfs/volumes/MyDirectory/VMware-VMvisor-Installer-7.0.0.update03-19482537.x86_64-DellEMC_Customized-A04.zip" -p DEL-ESXi-703_19482537-A04--no-hardware-warningThe no hadware warning was due to an older Intel processor chip. The update then ran successfully, so I went ahead an applied the latest security patch at the time:esxcli software vib update -d /vmfs/volumes/MyDirectory/VMware-ESXi-7.0U3e-19898904-depot.zipThe server is running well.
Hope this helps.