A.78 edit Repository

Edits a storage repository.

Syntax

edit Repository instance [ name=value ] [ description=value ]

Where instance is:

{ id=value | name=value }

Description

This command edits the attributes of a storage repository.

Although none of the options are mandatory, you must supply at least one option.

Options

The following table shows the available options for this command.

Option

Description

name=value

A name to identify the storage repository.

description=value

Optional description for the storage repository. value is a maximum of 4,000 characters.

To set an empty description, use description="".

{ id=value | name=value }

The instance of the object using either the id or name option, for example name=MyRepository.

Examples

Example A.100 Editing a storage repository

OVM> edit Repository id=0004fb00000300003ab65ab35e3fea7a name=MyRepository \
  description="My Storage Repository"

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