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jc.parsers.systemctl

jc - JSON CLI output utility systemctl command output parser

Usage (cli):

$ systemctl | jc --systemctl

or

$ jc systemctl

Usage (module):

import jc.parsers.systemctl
result = jc.parsers.systemctl.parse(systemctl_command_output)

Schema:

[
  {
    "unit":          string,
    "load":          string,
    "active":        string,
    "sub":           string,
    "description":   string
  }
]

Examples:

$ systemctl -a | jc --systemctl -p
[
  {
    "unit": "proc-sys-fs-binfmt_misc.automount",
    "load": "loaded",
    "active": "active",
    "sub": "waiting",
    "description": "Arbitrary Executable File Formats File System Automount Point"
  },
  {
    "unit": "dev-block-8:2.device",
    "load": "loaded",
    "active": "active",
    "sub": "plugged",
    "description": "LVM PV 3klkIj-w1qk-DkJi-0XBJ-y3o7-i2Ac-vHqWBM on /dev/sda2 2"
  },
  {
    "unit": "dev-cdrom.device",
    "load": "loaded",
    "active": "active",
    "sub": "plugged",
    "description": "VMware_Virtual_IDE_CDROM_Drive"
  },
  ...
]

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 1.4 by Kelly Brazil (kellyjonbrazil@gmail.com)