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jc.parsers.dmidecode

jc - JSON CLI output utility dmidecode command output parser

Usage (cli):

$ dmidecode | jc --dmidecode

or

$ jc dmidecode

Usage (module):

import jc.parsers.dmidecode
result = jc.parsers.dmidecode.parse(dmidecode_command_output)

Schema:

[
  {
    "handle":                      string,
    "type":                        integer,
    "bytes":                       integer,
    "description":                 string,
    "values": {                               (null if empty)
      "lowercase_no_spaces_keys":  string,
      "multiline_key_values": [
                                   string,
      ]
    }
  }
]

Examples:

# dmidecode | jc --dmidecode -p
[
  {
    "handle": "0x0000",
    "type": 0,
    "bytes": 24,
    "description": "BIOS Information",
    "values": {
      "vendor": "Phoenix Technologies LTD",
      "version": "6.00",
      "release_date": "04/13/2018",
      "address": "0xEA490",
      "runtime_size": "88944 bytes",
      "rom_size": "64 kB",
      "characteristics": [
        "ISA is supported",
        "PCI is supported",
        "PC Card (PCMCIA) is supported",
        "PNP is supported",
        "APM is supported",
        "BIOS is upgradeable",
        "BIOS shadowing is allowed",
        "ESCD support is available",
        "Boot from CD is supported",
        "Selectable boot is supported",
        "EDD is supported",
        "Print screen service is supported (int 5h)",
        "8042 keyboard services are supported (int 9h)",
        "Serial services are supported (int 14h)",
        "Printer services are supported (int 17h)",
        "CGA/mono video services are supported (int 10h)",
        "ACPI is supported",
        "Smart battery is supported",
        "BIOS boot specification is supported",
        "Function key-initiated network boot is supported",
        "Targeted content distribution is supported"
      ],
      "bios_revision": "4.6",
      "firmware_revision": "0.0"
    }
  },
  ...
]

# dmidecode | jc --dmidecode -p -r
[
  {
    "handle": "0x0000",
    "type": "0",
    "bytes": "24",
    "description": "BIOS Information",
    "values": {
      "vendor": "Phoenix Technologies LTD",
      "version": "6.00",
      "release_date": "04/13/2018",
      "address": "0xEA490",
      "runtime_size": "88944 bytes",
      "rom_size": "64 kB",
      "characteristics": [
        "ISA is supported",
        "PCI is supported",
        "PC Card (PCMCIA) is supported",
        "PNP is supported",
        "APM is supported",
        "BIOS is upgradeable",
        "BIOS shadowing is allowed",
        "ESCD support is available",
        "Boot from CD is supported",
        "Selectable boot is supported",
        "EDD is supported",
        "Print screen service is supported (int 5h)",
        "8042 keyboard services are supported (int 9h)",
        "Serial services are supported (int 14h)",
        "Printer services are supported (int 17h)",
        "CGA/mono video services are supported (int 10h)",
        "ACPI is supported",
        "Smart battery is supported",
        "BIOS boot specification is supported",
        "Function key-initiated network boot is supported",
        "Targeted content distribution is supported"
      ],
      "bios_revision": "4.6",
      "firmware_revision": "0.0"
    }
  },
  ...
]

info

info()

Provides parser metadata (version, author, etc.)

parse

parse(data, raw=False, quiet=False)

Main text parsing function

Parameters:

data:        (string)  text data to parse
raw:         (boolean) output preprocessed JSON if True
quiet:       (boolean) suppress warning messages if True

Returns:

List of Dictionaries. Raw or processed structured data.

Parser Information

Compatibility: linux

Version 1.3 by Kelly Brazil (kellyjonbrazil@gmail.com)