Christian Franke Christian.Franke@t-online.de
Tue May 12 14:22:00 GMT 2009

Bruno Galindro da Costa wrote:
>    I´m trying to run the WMIC (WMI Command-line interface) via Cygwin
> to parse the results with grep, awk, etc. But, when I try to run it,
> the cursor indicates that the command is executing, but nothing is
> printed on screen and the cursor is not released.
>    I maked a batch script (.cmd) which executes the WMIC and log the
> output into a log file. Then, I tried to call it with Cygwin, but the
> same behaviour happens.
> The command I want to execute is:
> Anyone can help me to resolve the above problem?

The following works for me in Cygwin console (notty, tty, and mintty) on

$ echo '' | wmic cpu list full


$ wmic cpu list full </dev/null

Christian Franke

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