Data Object - VmDiskFileQueryFilter

Property of
VmDiskFileQuery
Extends
DynamicData

Data Object Description

The filter for the virtual disk primary file.

Properties

Name Type Description
controllerType*xsd:string[]

If this optional property is set, only virtual disk files that have a controller type that matches one of the controller types specified are returned. If no controller types are specified, this search criteria is ignored.

The specified controller type is one of the controller types for a virtual disk.
See VirtualIDEController
See VirtualSCSIController

Since VI API 2.5
diskType*xsd:string[]

If this optional property is set, only the virtual disk primary files that match one of the specified disk types are selected. If no disk types are specified, this search criteria is ignored.

The specified disk type is one of the backing information types for a virtual disk.
See VirtualDisk

matchHardwareVersion*xsd:int[]

If this optional property is set, only virtual disk primary files that match one of the specified hardware versions are selected. If no versions are specified, this search criteria is ignored.
thin*xsd:boolean

This optional property can be used to filter disks based on whether they are thin-provsioned or not: if set to true, only thin-provisioned disks are returned, and vice-versa.

Since vSphere API 4.0
Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be set
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