A.98 edit VmCloneStorageMapping

Edits an existing clone customizer storage mapping.

Syntax

edit VmCloneStorageMapping instance [ cloneType= { SPARSE_COPY | NON_SPARSE_COPY | THIN_CLONE } ] { physicalDisk=value | repository=value | storageArray=value } [ name=value ] [ description=value ]

Where instance is:

{ id=value | name=value }

Description

Edits an existing clone customizer storage mapping.

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

cloneType= { SPARSE_COPY | NON_SPARSE_COPY | THIN_CLONE }

The type of clone storage that should be created.

{ physicalDisk=value | repository=value | storageArray=value }

The name or ID of either a physicalDisk, repository or storageArray object where the clone disk is located.

name=value

A name to identify the clone storage mapping.

description=value

Optional description for the clone storage mapping object. 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=MyVMCloneStorage.

Examples

Example A.123 Editing a virtual machine clone storage mapping

OVM> edit VmCloneStorageMapping name=MyVMCloneStorage cloneType=THIN_CLONE

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