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Oracle VM 2.x: How to install and use Oracle VM Manager Command Line Interface (OVMCLI) (Doc ID 1111225.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 2.1.5 to 2.2.1 [Release OVM215 to OVM221]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Linux Itanium


The Oracle VM Manager Command Line Interface (OVMCLI) is a supplement to the Oracle VM Manager graphical interface - it provides a simple and readily scriptable method to manage Oracle VM environments.

This article discusses the Oracle VM Manager Command Line Interface (OVMCLI), describing how to install and use the utility.


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In this Document
 1. OVMCLI Installation
 2. OVMCLI Command Set
 3. OVMCLI Usage

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