NAME

extractlog.pl - Allows to extract the vmware.log for any virtual machine.


SYNOPSIS

extractlog.pl [options]


DESCRIPTION

This VI Perl command-line utility provides an interface to extract the vmware.log for any virtual machine.


OPTIONS

GENERAL OPTIONS

vmname

Name of the Virtual Machine.

localpath

Localpath to save the extracted log.


EXAMPLES

To extract the vmware.log of Virtual Machine ``ABC'' at location ``C:/tmp'':

   extrractlog.pl --url <https://<IP Address>:<Port>/sdk/vimService>
                    --username myuser --password mypassword --localpath "C:/tmp"
                    --vmname ABC


SUPPORTED PLATFORMS

All operations work with VMware VirtualCenter 2.5.

All operations work with VMware ESX Server 3.5.