You can use the vRealize Automation REST API catalog service to list the available actions for a provisioned machine and then reprovision the machine .

Prerequisites

  • Log in to vRealize Automation as a consumer and current business group user.

  • Verify that the host name and fully qualified domain name of the vRealize Automation instance are available.

  • If you are not using the API Explorer, verify that you have a valid HTTP bearer token that matches your login credentials. See REST API Authentication.

  • Obtain the request ID ($requestId) of the request for which to view status. See View All Your Requests.

  • View Available Actions for a Provisioned Machine.

Procedure

  1. Display a list of actions enabled on the blueprint used to provision the specified machine, entitled to the logged-in user, and available in the current state of the provisioned machine.
    curl --insecure -H "Content-Type: application/json" 
    -H "Authorization: Bearer $token” 
    https://$host/catalog-service/api/consumer/resources/resourceID/actions
  2. Reprovision a provisioned machine, or perform other entitled and enabled actions with the catalog service.
    curl --insecure -H "Content-Type: application/json" 
    -H "Authorization: Bearer $token" 
    https://$host/catalog-service/api/consumer/requests --d @C:\reprov_action.json.txt