NAME

connect.pl - connects to and disconnects from either an ESX server host or a Virtual Center host.


SYNOPSIS

 connect.pl [options]


DESCRIPTION

This VI Perl command-line utility connects to an ESX server host or a Virtual Center host, retrieves the server host time, and disconnects.


EXAMPLES

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


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.