Documentation Archive Search Documentation Archive. Copyright © 2016 Apple Inc. All rights reserved.WMI is just WBEM, but uses a different transport protocol than stock WBEM, which typically uses HTTP over TCP/5988 or HTTPS over TCP/5989. They also use slightly different namespaces. Apart from that they are mostly identical however, and if you use a WBEM-WMI gateway it is a no brainer.
Wmi Equivalent For Mac Os
- Using Powershell and WMI to get the MAC address of Remote workstation It has cropped up from time to time that we need to retrieve information, in this example, the MAC address from remotely located workstations.
- Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) really came into its own in Windows Server 2003.While it was available programmatically in Windows 2000, it wasn't available to us common folk until Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 were released.
- With Find MAC Address, you can find the MAC address of your or remote computer and also of any computer within the specified range of IP addresses. Unlike similar software, Find MAC Address can find the MAC addresses of computers using four methods (ARP, NetBios, NetAPI, WMI, SNMP).
Find a WBEM client utility for Linux. I am using wbemcli which compiled really easy on my SUSE 9.3 system. Other tools are around if you look for them.
Wmi Equivalent For Mac High Sierra
Use the WBEM tool to query the WMImapper gateway, but instead of using the /root/cimv2 namespace, use /$host/root/cimv2 to identify the Win32 system you want to query. This is basically like using hostcimnamespace in WMI tools, but you are using /host/cim/namespace instead.
Here is an example using wbemcli to query the host RHINO for its OEMStringArray data: