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Is there a tool for accessing windows'wmi interface?

I know once there was wmic-client (hardy) but it has been removed. I'd like to administrate some windows machines remotely trough shell: i.e. remove software.

At least does someone knows if there is a psexec or similar utility?

Thanks

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See if this helps. WMI –  Mitch Sep 4 '12 at 11:37
    
Not exactly. I mean, it is something like rsh to execute commands to a remote computer. Like wmic -U Administrator%mysecret //192.168.5.9 "Select WorkingSetSize from Win32_Process Where CommandLine like '%java.exe%'" Look here: link –  leocor Sep 4 '12 at 13:21
    
Details on the package's removal from Ubuntu: bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/wmi/+bug/359637 and from Debian: bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=523638. The bugs indicate that some of its functionality may be available through Samba 4, but doesn't elaborate. –  James Henstridge Sep 5 '12 at 8:05

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There's a procedure, I'm testing right not if works:

http://techedemic.com/2012/11/05/installing-wmic-in-ubuntu-12-04-lts-64-bit-desktop/

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