POST /vr/replications/{replicationGroupId}/action/testFailover

Operation:
POST /vr/replications/{replicationGroupId}/action/testFailover
Description:
Performs test failover for the specified incoming ReplicationGroup. Test images will be created for all related VMs. The ongoing replication will not be affected. All test VMs will be brought up to a bootable state. The caller can specify whether to synchronize the ReplicationGroup before the recovery and whether the vApp should be powered on after the recovery.

If the related VDC is not enabled for test failover, the task will fail with VdcNotEnabledForRecoveryFault vendor specific error code.

Since:
1.0
Input parameters
The test failover specification

Consume media type(s):
application/vnd.vmware.hcs.testFailoverParams+xml
application/*+xml
Input type:
TestFailoverParamsType
Output parameters
TaskType

This operation is asynchronous and returns a task that you can monitor to track the progress of the request.

Produce media type(s):
application/vnd.vmware.vcloud.task+xml
Output type:
com.vmware.vcloud.api.rest.schema_v1_5.TaskType
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