Scripting Object - VcVirtualDiskMode

Scripting-object corresponding to
VirtualDiskMode
Attribute of
VcVirtualDiskMode
Returned by
fromString

Scripting Object Description

The list of known disk modes.

The list of supported disk modes varies by the backing type. The "persistent" mode is supported by every backing type.

Attributes

Name Type Description
_appendstring

Changes are appended to the redo log; you revoke changes by removing the undo log.
_independent_nonpersistentstring

Same as nonpersistent, but not affected by snapshots.
_independent_persistentstring

Same as persistent, but not affected by snapshots.
_nonpersistentstring

Changes to virtual disk are made to a redo log and discarded at power off.
_persistentstring

Changes are immediately and permanently written to the virtual disk.
_undoablestring

Changes are made to a redo log, but you are given the option to commit or undo.
appendVcVirtualDiskMode

Changes are appended to the redo log; you revoke changes by removing the undo log.
idstringDeprecated.

returns the vSphere enumeration value
independent_nonpersistentVcVirtualDiskMode

Same as nonpersistent, but not affected by snapshots.
independent_persistentVcVirtualDiskMode

Same as persistent, but not affected by snapshots.
namestringDeprecated.

returns the vSphere enumeration value
nonpersistentVcVirtualDiskMode

Changes to virtual disk are made to a redo log and discarded at power off.
persistentVcVirtualDiskMode

Changes are immediately and permanently written to the virtual disk.
undoableVcVirtualDiskMode

Changes are made to a redo log, but you are given the option to commit or undo.
valuestring

returns the vSphere enumeration value

Methods

Methods defined in this Scripting Object
fromString

fromString

Convert string to enumeration.

Parameters

NameTypeDescription
valuestring

Enumeration string value

Return Value

Type Description
VcVirtualDiskMode