getSchema(1) getSchema(1)

NAME getSchema - Script to download DMTF CIM Schema for Small-Footprint CIM Broker (sfcb)

SYNOPSIS getSchema [-f] schemadir

DESCRIPTION getSchema is a small script to automatically downlaod and install the latest CIM Schema from the DMTF website. The CIM Schema is required by the Small-Footprint CIM Broker (sfcb) to be able to install and regis- ter new classes. getSchema uses curl to fetch the CIM Schema tarball.

OPTIONS Supported command line options are:

schemadir Path to download the CIM Schema tarball and extract all the CIM classes. Default is /usr/share/sfcb

-f Force option. Without this option you will be prompted if an existing schema is already found in the target schemadir. Set- ting this option will reinstall the new CIM Schema without prompting.

FILES /usr/share/sfcb/ The getSchema script.

/usr/share/sfcb/CIM/CIM_Schema.mof CIM Schema

PREQUISITES Requires curl

AUTHOR Adrian Schuur <>

BUGS The SBLIM project maintains a mailing list to which you should direct all questions regarding sfcb, sfcc, wbemcli, or any of the SBLIM providers. To subscribe to this mailing list visit

The SBLIM Project Bug tracking page can be found at

COPYRIGHT (C) Copyright IBM Corp. 2004, 2005

AVAILABILITY The Small-Footprint CIM Broker (sfcb) is a part of the SBLIM project. The most recent version is available on the web at

SEE ALSO sfcbd(1)

getSchema Version 1.3.11 August 2005 getSchema(1)