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type: client

The client object allows access to properties of the client application hosting the relevance evaluation, typically a BigFix program. In addition, the client maintains a collection of settings with both name and value properties that are inspectable using the client object. These inspectors share properties of application types, such as version and size.

administrative rights of <client> : administrative rights

No documentation exists.

administrator <string> of <client> : setting

If the administrator named in the <string> is enabled on the given <client> computer, this property returns a setting with the given name and the value 'allow.' For instance, if the name of the administrator is joe_admin, then the client would return a setting object with the name 'joe_admin' and a value of 'allow'. Casting this as a string would return 'joe_admin=allow'.

administrator of <client> : setting

Returns one or more settings each representing an administrator of the client.

agent interface <string> of <client> : agent interface

Returns a specific product interface.

agent interface of <client> : agent interface

Enumerates the product interfaces for a specific client.

authenticating of <client> : boolean

Returns True when client is performing client authentication to the relay

banned prefetch plugin <client> : string

No documentation exists.

banned prefetch plugin of <client> : string

No documentation exists.

brand of <client> : string

Returns the branding ID of a client computer. BigFix is the norm, but there are other brands that use the technology, including Trend Micro.

build target of <client> : string

Returns the platform that the client was built on.

{% qna %} Q: build target of client A: RedHat 5 x86_64 {% endqna %}

certificate of <client> : x509 certificate

Returns True when the client has received its certificate from the server

character set <client> : string

No documentation exists.

character set of <client> : string

No documentation exists.

data folder of <client> : folder

Returns the __BESData folder

deployment character set of <client> : string

No documentation exists.

evaluationcycle of <client> : evaluation cycle

Returns an object corresponding to the time it takes to evaluate the content set on the specified BigFix Client.

fxf character set of <client> : string

Returns the FXF Encoding IANA name of the encoding for your deployment. This encoding represents all FXF files that the server generates.

info of <client> : string

No documentation exists.

last command time of <client> : time

Returns the last time the client received a UDP command.

last report time of <client> : time

No documentation exists.

local character set of <client> : string

No documentation exists.

manual group <string> of <client> : manual group

No documentation exists.

manual group of <client> : manual group

No documentation exists.

process owner of <client> : client process owner

The name of the owner of the BigFix client.

registration address of <client> : ipv4or6 address

This inspector returns the IP address (as an <ipv4or6 address> type) that the specified BigFix client registered with.

registration cidr address of <client> : string

This inspector returns the cidr address from the adapter that the specified BigFix client registered with.

registration mac address of <client> : string

This inspector returns the MAC address that the specified BigFix client registered with.Example: registration mac address of client - Returns a MAC address such as 00-1e-c9-4d-ce-5c.

registration subnet address of <client> : ipv4or6 address

This inspector returns the subnet address (as an <ipv4or6 address> type) from the adapter that the specified BigFix client registered with.

report character set of <client> : string

No documentation exists.

setting <string> of <client> : setting

Returns a client setting whose name matches the string provided from the client settings.

setting of <client> : setting

Returns one or more settings from the client settings.

storage folder of <client> : folder

No documentation exists.

upload progress of <client> : string

Returns a status message string indicating No Progress, Errors or a string like the following to indicate the upload progress:<filename>: x of <filesize> bytes in <number> seconds.

version of <client> : version

The product version of the BES application (BESClient or QnA).Note: On the Macintosh only, this inspector returns a <string>.Example: version of client as string - Returns a string like "4.0.3.7".

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