Virtual
SoftLayer_Virtual_Disk_Image

Overview

The virtual disk image data type presents the structure in which a virtual disk image will be presented.

Virtual block devices are assigned to disk images.

Local Properties

capacity

A disk image's size measured in gigabytes.

Type:

integer

checksum

A disk image's unique md5 checksum.

Type:

string

createDate

The date a disk image was created.

Type:

dateTime

description

A brief description of a virtual disk image.

Type:

string

id

A disk image's unique ID.

Type:

integer

modifyDate

The date a disk image was last modified.

Type:

dateTime

name

A descriptive name used to identify a disk image to a user.

Type:

string

parentId

The ID of the the disk image that this disk image is based on, if applicable.

Type:

integer

storageRepositoryId

The storage repository that a disk image is in.

Type:

integer

typeId

A disk image's type ID

Type:

integer

units

The unit of storage in which the size of the image is measured. Defaults to "GB" for gigabytes.

Type:

string

uuid

A disk image's unique ID on a virtualization platform.

Type:

string

Relational & Count Properties

Relational Properties can be queried by object mask
billingItem

The billing item for a virtual disk image.

blockDeviceCount

A count of the block devices that a disk image is attached to. Block devices connect computing instances to disk images.

Type:

unsignedLong

blockDevices

The block devices that a disk image is attached to. Block devices connect computing instances to disk images.

bootableVolumeFlag
Type:

boolean

coalescedDiskImageCount

A count of

Type:

unsignedLong

coalescedDiskImages
copyOnWriteFlag
Type:

boolean

localDiskFlag
Type:

boolean

metadataFlag

Whether this disk image is meant for storage of custom user data supplied with a Cloud Computing Instance order.

Type:

boolean

softwareReferenceCount

A count of references to the software that resides on a disk image.

Type:

unsignedLong

softwareReferences

References to the software that resides on a disk image.

sourceDiskImage

The original disk image that the current disk image was cloned from.

storageRepository

The storage repository that a disk image resides in.

storageRepositoryType

The type of storage repository that a disk image resides in.

templateBlockDevice

The template that attaches a disk image to a archive.

type

A virtual disk image's type.