connect.pl - Connects to and disconnects from either an ESX host or a VirtualCenter server.
This command connects to an ESX host or a VirtualCenter server, retrieves the host or server time, and disconnects.
connect.pl --url https://<host>:<port>/sdk/vimService --username myuser --password mypassword
All operations work with VMware VirtualCenter 2.0.1 or later.
All operations work with VMware ESX 3.0.1 or later.