Data Object - HostDnsConfig

Property of
HostNetworkConfig, HostNetworkInfo, HostNetworkSystem
Parameter to
UpdateDnsConfig
Extends
DynamicData

Data Object Description

This data object type describes the DNS configuration.

All IP addresses, subnet addresses, and netmasks are specified using IPv4 dot notion. For example, "192.168.0.1" (for an IP address).

Properties

Name Type Description
address*xsd:string[] The IP addresses of the DNS servers, placed in order of preference.

Note: When DHCP is not enabled, the property can be set explicitly. When DHCP is enabled, the property reflects the current DNS configuration, but cannot be set.

dhcpxsd:boolean The flag to indicate whether or not DHCP (dynamic host control protocol) is used to determine DNS configuration automatically.
domainNamexsd:string The domain name portion of the DNS name. For example, "vmware.com".

Note: When DHCP is not enabled, the property can be set explicitly. When DHCP is enabled, the property reflects the current DNS configuration, but cannot be set.

hostNamexsd:string The host name portion of DNS name. For example, "esx01".

Note: When DHCP is not enabled, the property can be set explicitly. When DHCP is enabled, the property reflects the current DNS configuration, but cannot be set.

searchDomain*xsd:string[] The domain in which to search for hosts, placed in order of preference.

Note: When DHCP is not enabled, the property can be set explicitly. When DHCP is enabled, the property reflects the current DNS configuration, but cannot be set.

virtualNicDevice*xsd:string If DHCP is enabled, the DHCP DNS of the service console network adapter will override the system DNS. This field is ignored if DHCP is disabled by the dhcp property.
Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be set
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