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Method deleteVirtualDisk_Task(String name, VcDatacenter datacenter)

Delete a virtual disk. All files relating to the disk will be deleted.

The datacenter parameter may be omitted if a URL is used to name the disk.

Requires Datastore.FileManagement privilege on the datastore where the virtual disk is removed.

Returns

VcTask

Arguments

Name Type Description
name String The name of the disk, either a datastore path or a URL referring to the virtual disk to be deleted.
datacenter VcDatacenter If <code>name</code> is a datastore path, the datacenter for that datastore path. Not needed when invoked directly on ESX. If not specified on a call to VirtualCenter, <code>name</code> must be a URL.