Data Object - Extension

Property of
ExtensionManager
Parameter to
RegisterExtension, UpdateExtension
Returned by
FindExtension
Extends
DynamicData
See also
Description, ExtensionClientInfo, ExtensionEventTypeInfo, ExtensionFaultTypeInfo, ExtensionHealthInfo, ExtensionPrivilegeInfo, ExtensionResourceInfo, ExtensionServerInfo, ExtensionTaskTypeInfo
Since
VI API 2.5

Data Object Description

This data object type contains all information about an extension. An extension may contain zero or more server interfaces and zero or more clients.

Properties

Name Type Description
client*ExtensionClientInfo[]

Clients for this extension.
company*xsd:string

Company information.

Since vSphere API 4.0
descriptionDescription

Description of extension.
eventList*ExtensionEventTypeInfo[]

Definitions of events defined by this extension.
faultList*ExtensionFaultTypeInfo[]

Definitions of faults defined by this extension.
healthInfo*ExtensionHealthInfo

Health specification provided by this extension.

Since vSphere API 4.0
keyxsd:string

Extension key. Should follow java package naming conventions for uniqueness (e.g. "com.example.management").

Extension names can only contain characters belonging to the lower ASCII character set (UTF-7) with the exception of the following characters:

  1. All whitespace characters ("space" - ascii character 0x20 is allowed)
  2. Control characters
  3. Comma (ascii 0x2c), Forward slash (ascii 0x2f), Backward slash (ascii 0x5c), Hash/Pound (ascii 0x23), Plus (ascii 0x2b), Greater (ascii 0x3e), Lesser (ascii 0x3c), Equals (ascii 0x3d), Semi-colon (ascii 0x3b) and Double quote (ascii 0x22).

lastHeartbeatTimexsd:dateTime

Last extension heartbeat time.
privilegeList*ExtensionPrivilegeInfo[]

Definitions privileges defined by this extension.
resourceList*ExtensionResourceInfo[]

Resource data for all locales
server*ExtensionServerInfo[]

Servers for this extension.
subjectName*xsd:string

Subject name from client certificate.
taskList*ExtensionTaskTypeInfo[]

Definitions of tasks defined by this extension.
type*xsd:string

Type of extension (example may include CP-DVS, NUOVA-DVS, etc.).

Since vSphere API 4.0
versionxsd:string

Extension version number as a dot-separated string. For example, "1.0.0"
Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be set
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