Session

Element:
Session
Type:
SessionType
Namespace:
http://www.vmware.com/vcloud/v1.5
Description:
Represents a vCloud Session.
Since:
1.5
Schema:
session.xsd
Media type(s):
application/vnd.vmware.vcloud.session+xml
Extends:
ResourceType
XML Representation:
<Session xmlns="http://www.vmware.com/vcloud/v1.5" href="xs:anyURI" type="xs:string" user="xs:string" org="xs:string">
    <Link href="xs:anyURI" id="xs:string" type="xs:string" name="xs:string"
            rel="xs:string"/>
</Session>

Attributes

Attribute Type Required Modifiable Since Description
href anyURI No always 1.5 Contains the URI to the entity.
type string No always 1.5 Contains the type of the entity.
user string No none 1.5 The name of the user that owns the session
org string No none 1.5 The name of the user's organization

Elements

Element Type Occurrence Modifiable Since Description
VCloudExtension VCloudExtensionType 0..* always 1.5 An optional extension element that can contain an arbitrary number of elements and attributes.
Link LinkType 0..* none 1.5 Optional link to an entity or operation associated with this object.

Operations

CRUD Operation Description Since
read GET /session Returns a representation of the current session that can serve as a single entry point to the system, as it provides user, admin, and extension (sysadmin) entry links depending on the privileges of the current user. 1.5
as output POST /sessions Login with HTTP POST request. 1.5