VMware

Shutdown Namespace

Shutdown namespace provides commands Performs reboot/shutdow operations on appliance.

List of commands:



Cancel Command

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown cancel

Description

Cancel pending shutdown action.

Example

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown cancel


Poweroff Command

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown poweroff

Description

Power off the appliance.

Options

Option Name Type Required Description
delay int Yes Delay interval in minutes (optional). if you do not specify delay, then the shutdown starts immediately.
reason string Yes Reason for performing shutdown (required).

Example

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown poweroff --delay test --reason testString


Reboot Command

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown reboot

Description

Reboot the appliance.

Options

Option Name Type Required Description
delay int Yes Delay interval in minutes (optional). if you do not specify delay, then the shutdown starts immediately.
reason string Yes Reason for performing shutdown (required).

Example

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown reboot --delay test --reason testString


Get Command

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown get

Description

Get details about the pending shutdown action.

Example

dcli com vmware appliance techpreview shutdown get