Data Object - PhysicalNic

Property of
HostNetworkInfo, HostVirtualSwitch
See also
PhysicalNicLinkInfo, PhysicalNicSpec

Data Object Description

This data object type describes the physical network adapter as seen by the primary operating system.


Name Type Description
devicexsd:string The device name of the physical network adapter.
driver*xsd:string The name of the driver.
key*xsd:string The linkable identifier.
linkSpeed*PhysicalNicLinkInfo The current link state of the physical network adapter. If this object is not set, then the link is down.
pcixsd:string Device hash of the PCI device corresponding to this physical network adapter.
specPhysicalNicSpec The specification of the physical network adapter.
validLinkSpecification*PhysicalNicLinkInfo[] The valid combinations of speed and duplexity for this physical network adapter. The speed and the duplex settings usually must be configured as a pair. This array lists all the valid combinations available for a physical network adapter.

Autonegotiate is always implicitly available as a configuration option regardless of how many entries appear in the array of valid specifications.

Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be set
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