vcenter tagging associations: summary

The summary describes a tag association. This structure was added in vSphere API 7.0.0.

Representation:

{
    "tag""obj-103",
    "object"{
        "id""obj-103",
        "type""string"
    }
}

Attributes:

Name Type Description
Required
tag string The identifier of a tag. This attribute was added in vSphere API 7.0.0.

When clients pass a value of this structure as a parameter, the field must be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.cis.tagging.Tag. When operations return a value of this structure as a result, the field will be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.cis.tagging.Tag.

object dynamic_ID The identifier of an associated object. This attribute was added in vSphere API 7.0.0.

object.type string The type of resource being identified (for example com.acme.Person).

Services that contain operations for creating and deleting resources typically contain a constant specifying the resource type for the resources being created and deleted. The API metamodel metadata services include a service that allows retrieving all the known resource types.

object.id string The identifier for a resource whose type is specified by vapi.std.dynamic_ID.type.

When clients pass a value of this structure as a parameter, the field type must contain the actual resource type. When operations return a value of this structure as a result, the field type will contain the actual resource type.