3.12. Example: Create Virtual Machine NIC

The following example creates a virtual network interface to connect the example virtual machine to the ovirtmgmt network.

Example 3.14. Create a virtual machine NIC

Request:

POST /ovirt-engine/api/vms/6efc0cfa-8495-4a96-93e5-ee490328cf48/nics HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/xml
Content-type: application/xml

<nic>
  <interface>virtio</interface>
  <name>nic1</name>
  <network>
    <name>ovirtmgmt</name>
  </network>
</nic>

cURL command:

# curl -X POST -H "Accept: application/xml" -H "Content-Type: application/xml" \
    -u [USER:PASS] --cacert [CERT] \
    -d "<nic><name>nic1</name><network><name>ovirtmgmt</name></network></nic>" \
    https://[RHEVM Host]:443/ovirt-engine/api/vms/6efc0cfa-8495-4a96-93e5-ee490328cf48/nics