Get-SCCustomPlacementRule

Gets the custom placment rules for a placement configuration.

Syntax

Get-SCCustomPlacementRule [-Confirm] -PlacementConfiguration <PlacementConfigurationSettings>
 [-VMMServer <ServerConnection>] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-SCCustomPlacementRule cmdlet gets the customm placement rules that have been added to the placement configuration for a host group.

Examples

Example 1: Get all of the custom placement rules for a specified host group

PS C:\> $HostGroup = Get-SCVMHostGroup "HostGroup01"
PS C:\> $PlacementConfig = Get-SCPlacementConfiguration -VMHostGroup $HostGroup
PS C:\> $CustomPlacementRule = Get-SCCustomPlacementRule -PlacementConfiguration $PlacementConfig
PS C:\> $CustomPlacementRule

The first command gets the host group object named HostGroup01 and stores the object in the $HostGroup variable.

The second command gets the placement configuration object for the host group stored in $HostGroup and places the object in the $PlacementConfig variable.

The third command gets all custom placement rule objects for the placement configuration stored in $PlacementConfig and stores the objects in the $CustomPlacementRule variable.

The last command displays information about the custom placement rules stored in $CustomPlacementRule for the user.

Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Required:False
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-PlacementConfiguration

Specifies a placement configuration object.

Type:PlacementConfigurationSettings
Required:True
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VMMServer

Specifies a VMM server object.

Type:ServerConnection
Required:False
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Required:False
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

CustomPlacementRule

This cmdlet returns a **CustomPlacementRule** object.