Scripting Object - VcExtensibleManagedObject

Scripting-object corresponding to
ExtensibleManagedObject

Scripting Object Description

{@link ExtensibleManagedObject} provides methods and properties that provide access to custom fields that may be associated with a managed object. Use the {@link CustomFieldsManager} to define custom fields. The {@link CustomFieldsManager} handles the entire list of custom fields on a server. You can can specify the object type to which a particular custom field applies by setting its {@link CustomFieldsManager.FieldDef#managedObjectType}. (If you do not set a managed object type for a custom field definition, the field applies to all managed objects.)

Attributes

Name Type Description
availableFieldVcCustomFieldDef []

@since VI API 2.5
idString

@since Unknown
morefVcManagedObjectReference

returns the ManagedObjectReference of this ManagedObject @since Unknown
sdkConnectionVcSdkConnection

@since Unknown
sdkIdString

@since Unknown
typeStringDeprecated.

Returns the name for the this managed object's vim type @since Unknown
valueVcCustomFieldValue []

@since VI API 2.5
vimHostVcSdkConnection

@since Unknown
vimIdString

@since Unknown
vimTypeString

@since Unknown

Methods

Methods defined in this Scripting Object
_getRef, createTrigger, setCustomValue

_getRef

@since Unknown

Parameters

NameTypeDescription
None

Return Value

Type Description
VcManagedObjectReference

createTrigger

@since Unknown

Parameters

NameTypeDescription
timeoutNumber

filterString

conditionString

filterToSyncString


Return Value

Type Description
Trigger

setCustomValue

Assigns a value to a custom field. The setCustomValue method requires whichever updatePrivilege is defined as one of the {@link CustomFieldsManager.FieldDef#fieldInstancePrivileges} for the CustomFieldDef whose value is being changed. @since VI API 2.5

Parameters

NameTypeDescription
arg0String

arg1String


Return Value

Type Description
None