VMState Table

VMState is a static table listing the possible relationships between a virtual machine and a physical (inventoried) computer.

Table 1. Database columns for VMState table

Database Column



Type: integer. Key. Generated ID

A unique identifier for each VMState. Possible values and the corresponding default strings are:

  • 1 = Linked (the virtual machine is linked to an inventoried or manually created computer)
  • 2 = Unlinked (the virtual machine is only linked to a “light” computer, automatically created from the host computer’s inventory)
  • 3 = Duplicated (the virtual machine has a duplicate UUID and is not linked to an inventoried or manually created computer).

Type: text (max 256 characters). Key

The unique name of the localizable resource string representing a virtual machine state. Foreign key to the ComplianceResourceString table.


Type: text (max 100 characters)

The text to display if the state resource string has no translation.