A.89 edit VirtualAppliance

Edits a virtual appliance.

Syntax

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

Where instance is:

{ id=value | name=value }

Description

This command edits the attributes of a VirtualAppliance object.

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 virtual appliance.

description=value

Optional description for the virtual appliance. 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=MyVirtualAppliance.ova.

Examples

Example A.114 Editing a virtual appliance

OVM> edit VirtualAppliance name=virtualappliance.ova description='Oracle Linux Release 6'

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