The path to the virtual machine configuration file is a necessary argument to the svmotion command.

You must specify the datastore path to the virtual machine’s configuration file in the VM_config_datastore_path

svmotion command.

1

In the vSphere Client inventory, select the virtual machine and click the Summary tab.

2

Click Edit Settings to display the Virtual Machine Properties dialog box.

3

Click the Options tab, and select General Options.

The path to the virtual machine configuration file appears in the Virtual Machine Configuration File text box.