Abiquo 5.0

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The DVD functionality has been replaced with the ISO functionality.

Field

Description

UUID

The Unique Identifier of the VM

Name

The Name of the VM. Defaults to the VM template name

Fully qualified domain nameOptionally enter the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the VM. You can edit this value before you deploy the VM. If you don't enter a FQDN, the platform will automatically generate one. The hostname will be the VM name (format ABQ-uuid) or another Abiquo identifier (format ABQ-id). The domain will be the domain value of the private or external networks that the VM belongs to, or localdomain. After you deploy the VM, if you change the value in the operating system, then Abiquo will synchronize and obtain the new value.

Owner

The enterprise and user that owns the VM

Guest initial passwordGenerate an initial root or Administrator password for the VM and email it to the owner. You can change this value before you deploy the VM. See Guest setup

CPU

The number of CPUs. You may only change this value when the machine is undeployed or stopped or when using hot add/reconfigure. Requires the privilege to Edit VM details. The virtual datacenter and enterprise allocation limits will be checked when you enter this number. The number of CPUs available in the hypervisors will be checked when the machine is deployed or restarted. Read-only value when hardware profiles are used.

RAM

The amount of RAM. Select MB or GB. You may only change this value when the machine is undeployed or stopped, or with hot add/reconfigure. Requires privilege Edit VM details privilege. The virtual datacenter and enterprise allocation limits will be checked when you enter this number. The number of CPUs available in the hypervisors will be checked when the machine is deployed or restarted. Read-only value when hardware profiles are used.

Enable Remote AccessHypervisors with Remote Access Support only. Enable remote access on this VM. If the VM was created without remote access enabled on the hypervisor, it will be enabled. If you disable remote access, the configuration will remain but you cannot access it via the eye icon. Abiquo does not support remote access through Docker attach.

Remote access

Remote Access to the VM by VNC may be Not Available, usually because the machine is not deployed. Otherwise, if you have the View datacenter details privilege, the Remote Access IP and Port will be displayed.

Remote Access Password

If Remote Access is available, you can set the password for Remote Access and mark the checkbox to Show password. Changes to the password will be effective immediately for the connection to this machine through the eye button on the VM control panel. To display the password, select the Show password checkbox

SSH user / passwordThe default user and password from the VM template

VM Keymap

ESX/ESXi only - If Remote Access is Available, you can select the keyboard type for remote access through the eye button for ESXi hypervisors.

Description

A description of the VM. The default value is copied from the VM template

Hardware profileIf your provider uses hardware profiles, select a hardware profile for the VM
CreatedDate and time that the VM was created
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