onesecgroup(1) manages OpenNebula security groups


onesecgroup command [args] [options]


 -a, --append              Append new attributes to the current template
 -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
 -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 Security Group from the given description
clone secgroupid name Creates a new Security Group from an existing one
delete range|secgroupid_list Deletes the given Security Group
chgrp range|secgroupid_list groupid Changes the Security Group's group
chown range|secgroupid_list userid [groupid] Changes the Security Group's owner and group
chmod range|secgroupid_list octet Changes the Security Group permissions
update secgroupid [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 secgroupid name Renames the Security Group
list [filterflag] Lists Security Group in the pool valid options: list, delay, filter, csv, xml, numeric, describe
show secgroupid Shows information for the given Security Group valid options: xml


file Path to a file
range List of id's in the form 1,8..15
text String
groupid OpenNebula GROUP name or id
userid OpenNebula USER name or id
secgroupid OpenNebula SECURITY_GROUP name or id
secgroupid_list Comma-separated list of OpenNebula SECURITY_GROUP names or ids
filterflag a, all all the known SECURITY_GROUPs m, mine the SECURITY_GROUP belonging to the user in ONE_AUTH g, group 'mine' plus the SECURITY_GROUP belonging to the groups the user is member of uid SECURITY_GROUP of the user identified by this uid user SECURITY_GROUP of the user identified by the username


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