NAME

connect.pl - connects and disconnects to a host.


SYNOPSIS

 connect.pl [options]


DESCRIPTION

This VI Perl command-line utility connects to a host, retrieves the server time and disconnects.


OPTIONS

GENERAL OPTIONS

host

Required. Name of the host.


EXAMPLES

Connect to host 'Host123'

 connect.pl --url https://<host>:<port>/sdk/vimService
                --username myuser --password mypassword
                --host Host123


SUPPORTED PLATFORMS

All operations work with VMware VirtualCenter 2.0.1 or later.

All operations work with VMware ESX Server 3.0.1 or later.