The topics in this section describe how to use the Lenovo ToolsCenter Suite CLI inventory application and commands to acquire system information for IMM-based systems.

This table lists the inventory application commands.

Note: VMWare ESXi requires up to 20 minutes to initialize. To prevent ToolsCenter Suite CLI errors, be sure to allow adequate time for VMWare ESXi to initialize before performing any operations

Table 1. Inventory application commands
Command Description
getdevices Gets the supported device inventory list.
getinfor Gets device inventory information.
formatlog Translates the getinfor XML file content into other formats, such as HTML.
upload Uploads the getinfor XML file content to a specified server.