This is an archived copy of the Xen.org mailing list, which we have preserved to ensure that existing links to archives are not broken. The live archive, which contains the latest emails, can be found at http://lists.xen.org/
Home Products Support Community News


[Xen-API] API references

To: <xen-api@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-API] API references
From: "Uli Staerk" <Uli.Staerk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2007 16:20:19 +0200
Delivery-date: Mon, 06 Aug 2007 07:18:07 -0700
Envelope-to: www-data@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
List-help: <mailto:xen-api-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=help>
List-id: Discussion of API issues surrounding Xen <xen-api.lists.xensource.com>
List-post: <mailto:xen-api@lists.xensource.com>
List-subscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/xen-api>, <mailto:xen-api-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=subscribe>
List-unsubscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/xen-api>, <mailto:xen-api-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=unsubscribe>
Sender: xen-api-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Thread-index: AcfYNOrowt7s1nTGQhOa/QuCBLRPhA==
Thread-topic: API references
What is the difference between a VM reference and a VM UUID?

There is a method to translate a VmRef into a UUID (VM.get_uuid) - and
back (VM.get_by_uuid), but as far as I noticed, you only need the VmRef.
Why make a difference between those two values?

xen-api mailing list

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>
  • [Xen-API] API references, Uli Staerk <=