onedatastore(1) manages OpenNebula datastores


onedatastore command [args] [options]


 -c, --cluster id|name     Selects the cluster
 -l, --list x,y,z          Selects columns to display with list command
 -d, --delay x             Sets the delay in seconds for top command
 -f, --filter x,y,z        Filter data. An array is specified with
                           column=value pairs.
 --csv                     Write table in csv format
 -x, --xml                 Show the resource in xml format
 -n, --numeric             Do not translate user and group IDs
 --describe                Describe list columns
 -a, --append              Append new attributes to the current template
 -v, --verbose             Verbose mode
 -h, --help                Show this message
 -V, --version             Show version and copyright information
 --user name               User name used to connect to OpenNebula
 --password password       Password to authenticate with OpenNebula
 --endpoint endpoint       URL of OpenNebula xmlrpc frontend


create file Creates a new Datastore from the given template file valid options: cluster
delete range|datastoreid_list Deletes the given Datastore
chgrp range|datastoreid_list groupid Changes the Datastore group
chown range|datastoreid_list userid [groupid] Changes the Datastore owner and group
chmod range|datastoreid_list octet Changes the Datastore permissions
list Lists Datastores in the pool valid options: list, delay, filter, csv, xml, numeric, describe
show datastoreid Shows information for the given Datastore valid options: xml
update datastoreid [file] Update the template contents. If a path is not provided the editor will be launched to modify the current content. valid options: append
rename datastoreid name Renames the Datastore
enable range|datastoreid_list Enables the given Datastore. Only available for System Datastores
disable range|datastoreid_list Disables the given Datastore. Only available for System Datastores


file Path to a file
range List of id's in the form 1,8..15
text String
datastoreid OpenNebula DATASTORE name or id
datastoreid_list Comma-separated list of OpenNebula DATASTORE names or ids
clusterid OpenNebula CLUSTER name or id
groupid OpenNebula GROUP name or id
userid OpenNebula USER name or id


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