vcenter services service: update

Updates the properties of a service. This operation was added in vSphere API 6.7


HTTP request

PATCH https://{server}/rest/vcenter/services/{service}

Path Parameters

Name Type Description
service string identifier of the service whose properties are being updated.

Request Body Structure:


Request Body Parameters:

Name Type Description
bold = required
spec update_spec Service Update specification.
spec.startup_type string Startup Type. This attribute was added in vSphere API 6.7

Optional. If unspecified, leaves value unchanged.


HTTP Status Code: 200



HTTP Status Code Type Description
404 not_found if the service associated with service does not exist.
500 error if any other error occurs during the execution of the operation.
400 not_allowed_in_current_state if the operation is denied in the current state of the service. If a start, stop or restart operation is in progress, update operation will fail with this error.