Data Object - HostVirtualNicConnection

Property of
HostDnsConfigSpec, HostIpRouteConfigSpec, HostVirtualNicManagerNicTypeSelection
Extends
DynamicData
See also
DistributedVirtualSwitchPortConnection
Since
vSphere API 4.0

Data Object Description

DataObject which provides a level of indirection when identifying VirtualNics during configuration. This dataObject lets users specify a VirtualNic in terms of the portgroup/Dv Port the vnic is connected to. This is useful in cases where VirtualNic will be created as part of a configuration operation and the created VirtualNic is referred to in some other part of configuration. e.g: for configuring VMotion

Properties

Name Type Description
dvPort*DistributedVirtualSwitchPortConnection

Identifier for the DistributedVirtualPort. If the virtual nic is to be connected to a DVS, #dvPort will be set instead of #portgroup
portgroup*xsd:string

Name of the portgroup to which the virtual nic is connected to. If this parameter is set, use a virtual nic connected to a legacy portgroup.
Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be set
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