[ovirt-users] how to pause a VM from rest-api?

Michal Skrivanek michal.skrivanek at redhat.com
Thu May 21 14:07:37 UTC 2015

On May 21, 2015, at 15:00 , Juan Hernández <jhernand at redhat.com> wrote:

> On 05/21/2015 02:43 PM, Ernest Beinrohr wrote:
>> I'd like to pause a VM from rest-api. But the docs are not mentioning
>> pause, only suspend. This works: URL/api/vms/ID/suspend  and pause
>> doesn't. Pausing from vdsClient works however, but I'd like to use rest-api:
>>  vdsClient -s host1 pause ID
> Unfortunately the "pause" operation isn't implemented in the RESTAPI. If
> you need it I'd suggest opening a RFE.

"pause" is not supported in the UI either, other than pause on start; and error states (e.g. in case of IO error the VM is "paused")

what is the use case?

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