Set VM retirement date from API


Do we have API to set VM/Instance retirement date?


Hi @psachin

You can use same queries as for services. There is example for set retirement date for cloud instance:

    "action" : "retire",
    "resource" : { "date" : "06/24/2017", "warn" : "7"  }

And related responce for this POST:

     "success": true,
     "message": "VM id:563 name:'server01' retiring on 06/24/2017",
     "href": "https://manageiq/api/vms/563"


Thanks @igortiunov

Works pretty well

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:46:52 GMT
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{"success":true,"message":"VM id:21000000000145 name:'psachin-vm-with-2-nics-from-template' retiring on 06/26/2017","href":""}