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OpenWBEM is a C++ implementation of a CIM Object Manager (CIMOM) and WBEM client APIs. It is implemented in accordance with the CIM and WBEM specifications published by the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF). It currently runs on Linux, Solaris, Mac OS X, HP-UX, and AIX.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  20 Oct 2006 00:01

    Release Notes: This is a security and bugfix release. It fixes a privilege escalation issue caused by faulty random number generator code present only in the 3.2.0 release. This flaw only affects installations that are configured to use local or HTTP Digest authentication. Other minor bugs have also been fixed.

    •  14 Feb 2006 18:31

      Release Notes: Instances now report what namespace they came from. There is a new MOF compiler switch to automatically find schema dependencies (superclasses and association REFs). An owrepositorydump utility has been added. there is a new library that allows the CIMOM to be "embedded" in an application. Support for multi-valued configuration items. Greater control over namespaces and the providers registered for namespaces. A new CIMListener API. A provider to manage OpenWBEM configuration. Many other fixes and enhancements.

      •  10 Dec 2004 18:31

        Release Notes: This release introduces a number of new features and also fixes a number of bugs.

        •  31 May 2004 16:25

          Release Notes: Some minor bugs have been fixed. Support has been added for Mac OS X, HP-UX, AIX, and FreeBSD. Some miscellaneous new features have been added.

          •  27 Apr 2004 20:25

            Release Notes: This release has many new features, bugfixes, and performance enhancements.


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