hosts XML

The fields in the response are:

HostThe top-level element.
NameThe host name.
InstallationThe installation type:
  • Unix
  • WindowsHost
  • WindowsStandaloneLG

HostPurposesCan contain HostPurpose sub elements with any combination of the following:
  • Controller
  • LoadGenerator
  • DataProcessor

StatusThe status can be:
  • Operational
  • NonOperational
  • Unavailable
Location(Optional) A valid location name defined in LAB_PPROJECT. If not provided, the default location is used.

Optional when the location is not defined as over a firewall (OFW).

When the location is an OFW location, the value should be the name of a valid MIListener that is defined in LAB_PPROJECT.


Can contain Attribute sub elements in order to set Host properties values.


Attribute value should contain Host Properties values as defined in LAB_PROJECT under Project Customization > Project Lists > Host Properties.

You can specify multiple Attribute elements using either the default host attributes (as in the example below) or any custom attribute defined by the user.

PriorityA numeric value between 1 and 9.

One of:

  • true
  • false
IDThe host ID.

See Also

Add a host
Get or delete a host by ID