Name

VixVM_WriteVariable

Description

VixHandle
VixVM_WriteVariable(VixHandle vmHandle,
                    int variableType,
                    const char *valueName,
                    const char *value,
                    int options,
                    VixEventProc *callbackProc,
                    void *clientData);

This function writes variables to the virtual machine state. This includes the virtual machine configuration, environment variables in the guest, and VMware "Guest Variables".

Parameters

vmHandle
Identifies a virtual machine. Call VixVM_Open() to create a virtual machine handle.
variableType
The type of variable to read. The currently supported values are:
valueName
The name of the variable.
value
The value to be written.
options
Must be 0.
callbackProc
A callback function that will be invoked when the operation is complete.
clientData
A parameter that will be passed to the callbackProc function.

Return Value

VixHandle. A job handle that describes the state of this asynchronous operation.

Remarks

Side Effects

May change configuration or environment variables.

Requirements

vix.h, since VMware Workstation 6.0

Example

See the documentation for VixVM_ReadVariable().
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