Remove-EsxSoftwareDepot

Disconnects the current PowerCLI session from the specified software depots. Updates the $DefaultSoftwareDepots session variable. The depots and their VIBs and image profiles will no longer be available. If you do not specify the -SoftwareDepot parameter, PowerCLI prompts for an answer. You can type in the URL of the depot you wish to disconnect from.

Syntax

-SoftwareDepot  <SoftwareDepot[]>
[CommonParameters]

Parameters

Required Parameter Name Type Position Features Description
required
SoftwareDepot
SoftwareDepot[] named
  • pipeline
  • (Pipeline input, prompt) Takes one of the following forms:* URL string of the depot to remove* Single instance of a SoftwareDepot object, as returned by Add-EsxSoftwareDepot* List of SoftwareDepot objects or URL strings The depot must be connected to the session. If you specify a depot that is not connected to the session, an error message results.

    Output

    Examples


    Example 1

    Add-EsxSoftwareDepot https://hostupdate.vmware.com/software/VUM/PRODUCTION/main/vmw-depot-index.xml
    [... do something ...]
    Remove-EsxSoftwareDepot https://hostupdate.vmware.com/software/VUM/PRODUCTION/main/vmw-depot-index.xml

    Connect to a depot, then disconnect from it by URL.

    Example 2

    $depot = Add-EsxSoftwareDepot https://hostupdate.vmware.com/software/VUM/PRODUCTION/main/vmw-depot-index.xml
    [... do something ...]
    $depot | Remove-EsxSoftwareDepot

    Connect to a depot, saving it to a variable, then disconnect from it later. Also an example of pipeline input.

    Example 3

    Remove-EsxSoftwareDepot $DefaultSoftwareDepots

    Disconnect from all software depots

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