Starting and stopping vmware from linux shell

View The list of Virtual Machines:

vmrun -T server -h https://localhost:8333/sdk -u root -p <password> list

Stopping a Virtual Machine:

 vmrun -T server -h https://localhost:8333/sdk -u root -p <password> stop 
 "[standard] <host>/host.vmx"

Starting A Virtual Machine:

vmrun -T server -h https://localhost:8333/sdk -u root -p <password> stop 
"[standard]<host>/host.vmx"

 

Note: [standard] is the name of your respective datastore.

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