vSphere PowerCLI Reference

New-VMHostRoute

Synopsis

Creates a new route in the routing table of a host.

Syntax

New-VMHostRoute [-VMHost] <VMHost[]> -Destination <IPAddress> -Gateway <IPAddress> -PrefixLength <Int32> [-Server <VIServer[]>] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Related Commands

Online version
Get-VMHostRoute
Remove-VMHostRoute
Set-VMHostRoute

Detailed Description

Creates a new route in the routing table of a host.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
VMHostVMHost[]Specify the host for which you want to create a new route.truetrue (ByValue)
ConfirmSwitchParameterIf the value is $true, indicates that the cmdlet asks for confirmation before running. If the value is $false, the cmdlet runs without asking for user confirmation.falsefalse$true
DestinationIPAddressSpecify a destination IP address for the new route.truefalse
GatewayIPAddressSpecify a gateway IP address for the new route.truefalse
PrefixLengthInt32Specify the prefix length of the destination IP address. For IPv4, the valid values are from 0 to 32, and for IPv6 - from 0 to 128.truefalse
ServerVIServer[]Specify the vSphere servers on which you want to run the cmdlet. If no value is given to this parameter, the command runs on the default servers. For more information about default servers, see the description of Connect-VIServer.falsefalse
WhatIfSwitchParameterIndicate that the cmdlet is run only to display the changes that would be made and actually no objects are modified.falsefalse

Return Type

VMHostRoute[]

Notes

Supported only on ESX 4.0/ vCenter Server 4.0 and newer.

Examples

-------------- Example 1 --------------

New-VMHostRoute -VMHost 10.23.114.195 -Destination 192.168.103.102 -PrefixLength 32 -Gateway 10.23.84.53

Creates a route for the specified host.


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