Data Object - VirtualMachineImportSpec(vim.vm.VmImportSpec)

See also
ResourcePool, VirtualMachineConfigSpec
vSphere API 4.0

Data Object Description

A VmImportSpec is used by ResourcePool.importVApp when importing entities.

It provides all information needed to import a VirtualMachine. So far, this coincides with VirtualMachineConfigSpec.

A VmImportSpec can be contained in a VirtualAppImportSpec as part of the ImportSpec for an entity.

See also ImportSpec.


Name Type Description

Configuration for the virtual machine.
to a ResourcePool
Deprecated. As of vSphere API 5.1.

If specified, this resource pool will be used as the parent resource pool and the virtual machine will be made a linked child to the parent vApp. This field is ignored for the root node in an ImportSpec tree.

Since vSphere API 4.1
Properties inherited from ImportSpec
entityConfig, instantiationOst
Properties inherited from DynamicData
*Need not be set
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