Data Object - PhysicalNicHintInfo

Returned by
QueryNetworkHint
Extends
DynamicData
See also
PhysicalNicCdpInfo, PhysicalNicIpHint, PhysicalNicNameHint

Data Object Description

The NetworkHint data object type is some information about the network to which the physical network adapter is attached.

Properties

Name Type Description
connectedSwitchPort*PhysicalNicCdpInfo

If the uplink is directly connects to a CDP-awared network device and the device's CDP broadcast is enabled, this property will be set to return the CDP information that vmkernel received on this PNIC. CDP data contains the device information and port ID that the PNIC connects to. If the uplink is not connecting to a CDP-awared device or CDP is not enabled on the device, this property will be unset. PhysicalNicCdpInfo

Since VI API 2.5
devicexsd:string

The physical network adapter device to which this hint applies.
network*PhysicalNicNameHint[]

The list of network names that were detected on this physical network adapter.
subnet*PhysicalNicIpHint[]

The list of subnets that were detected on this physical network adapter.
Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be set
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