LIBRARY

Vim


SUBROUTINE

login


DESCRIPTION

Establishes a session with the VirtualCenter Management Server or ESX Server Web service using the provided credentials (user name, password) provided via command-line, environment variables, or configuration file.


PARAMETERS

service_url:  The URL of the server to which the client connects.

user_name:  User account on the ESX Server or VirtualCenter Server host system.

password:  Password for the user account.


RETURNS

Session object that can be saved to a file for future use. See save_session for details.


EXAMPLES