Data Object - VAppCloneSpec

Parameter to
See also
Datastore, Folder, HostSystem, KeyValue, ResourceConfigSpec, VAppCloneSpecNetworkMappingPair, VAppCloneSpecResourceMap
vSphere API 4.0

Data Object Description

Specification for a vApp cloning operation.


Name Type Description
host* PManagedObjectReference
to a HostSystem

The target host for the virtual machines. This is often not a required parameter. If not specified, the behavior is as follows:
  • If the target pool represents a stand-alone host, that host is used.
  • If the target pool represents a DRS-enabled cluster, a host selected by DRS is used.
  • If the target pool represents a cluster without DRS enabled or a DRS-enabled cluster in manual mode, an InvalidArgument exception is thrown.

location PManagedObjectReference
to a Datastore

Location where the destination vApp must be stored

Network mappings. See NetworkMappingPair.

A set of property values to override.

Specify how the VMs in the vApp should be provisioned.

Since vSphere API 4.1

The resource configuration for the cloned vApp.

Since vSphere API 4.1

The resource configuration for the vApp.
vmFolder* PManagedObjectReference
to a Folder

The VM Folder to associate the vApp with
Properties inherited from DynamicData
dynamicProperty, dynamicType
*Need not be setPRequired privilege - see tooltip for details
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