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Method startProgramInGuest(VcVirtualMachine vm, VcGuestAuthentication auth, VcGuestProgramSpec spec)

Starts a program in the guest operating system.

A process started this way can have its status queried with VcGuestProcessManager. When the process completes, its exit code and end time will be available for 5 minutes after completion.

Returns

Number

Arguments

Name Type Description
vm VcVirtualMachine Virtual machine to perform the operation on.
auth VcGuestAuthentication The guest authentication data. See <a href="VcGuestAuthentication.html">VcGuestAuthentication</a>.
spec VcGuestProgramSpec The arguments describing the program to be started.