Day 2 operations scripts include error-handling options and in-product help. You can specify which action to take if a command fails.

You can use the following options and arguments for the scripts:

Option

Value

Description

--help (-h)

None

Get more details for the script.

--tasks_no

integer

Set the number of parallel tasks to run against vCloud Director. The default is 10.

--error_action

ask|continue|abort

Set an action in case of an error:

  • ask - Prompts you to select how to proceed. This is the default.

  • continue - Ignores the error and continues.

  • abort - Aborts the script execution.

Also, if HTTP call fails, you can select to continue with the next entity or to abort.