23.3. Methods

23.3.1. Creating a MAC Address Pool

Creation of a MAC address pool requires values for name and ranges.

Example 23.2. Creating a MAC address pool

POST /ovirt-engine/api/macpools HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/xml
Content-type: application/xml

<mac_pool>
    <name>MACPool</name>
    <description>A MAC address pool</description>
    <allow_duplicates>true</allow_duplicates>
    <default_pool>false</default_pool>
    <ranges>
        <range>
            <from>00:1A:4A:16:01:51</from>
            <to>00:1A:4A:16:01:e6</to>
        </range>
    </ranges>
</mac_pool>

23.3.2. Updating a MAC Address Pool

The name, description, allow_duplicates, and ranges elements are updatable post-creation.

Example 23.3. Updating a MAC address pool

PUT /ovirt-engine/api/macpools/ab39bbc1-1d64-4737-9b20-ce081f99b0e1 HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/xml
Content-type: application/xml

<mac_pool>
    <name>UpdatedMACPool</name>
    <description>An updated MAC address pool</description>
    <allow_duplicates>false</allow_duplicates>
    <ranges>
        <range>
            <from>00:1A:4A:16:01:51</from>
            <to>00:1A:4A:16:01:e6</to>
        </range>
        <range>
            <from>02:1A:4A:01:00:00</from>
            <to>02:1A:4A:FF:FF:FF</to>
        </range>
    </ranges>
</mac_pool>

23.3.3. Removing a MAC Address Pool

Removal of a MAC address pool requires a DELETE request.

Example 23.4. Removing a MAC address pool

DELETE /ovirt-engine/api/macpools/ab39bbc1-1d64-4737-9b20-ce081f99b0e1 HTTP/1.1

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content