NAME

connect.pl - Connects to and disconnects from either an ESX host or a VirtualCenter server.


SYNOPSIS

 connect.pl [options]


DESCRIPTION

This command connects to an ESX host or a VirtualCenter server, retrieves the host or server 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 3.0.1 or later.