SoftLayer_Virtual_Guest_Block_Device


SoftLayer_Virtual_Guest_Block_Device

Description

The block device data type presents the structure in which all block devices will be presented. A block device attaches a disk image to a guest. Internally, the structure supports various virtualization platforms with no change to external interaction.

A guest, also known as a virtual server, represents an allocation of resources on a virtual host.

Local

bootableFlag
A flag indicating if a block device can be booted from.
Type:

integer

createDate
The date a block device was created.
Type:

dateTime

device
A name used to identify a block device.
Type:

string

diskImageId
A block device [[SoftLayer_Virtual_Disk_Image|disk image]]'s unique ID.
Type:

integer

guestId
The [[SoftLayer_Virtual_Guest|computing instance]] that a block device is associated with.
Type:

integer

hotPlugFlag
A flag indicating if a block device can be plugged into a computing instance without having to shut down the instance.
Type:

integer

id
A computing instance block device's unique ID.
Type:

integer

modifyDate
The data a block device was last modified.
Type:

dateTime

mountMode
The writing mode that a virtual block device is mounted as, either "RO" for read-only mode or "RW" for read and write mode.
Type:

string

mountType
The type of device that a virtual block device is mounted as, either "Disk" for a directly connected storage disk or "CD" for devices that are mounted as optical drives..
Type:

string

statusId
The status of the device, either disconnected or connected
Type:

integer

uuid
A block device's unique ID on a virtualization platform.
Type:

string

Relational

diskImage
The disk image that a block device connects to in a computing instance.
Type:
guest
The computing instance that this block device is attached to.
Type:

Count


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