returns information about agent.


returns information about agents on the local network.

Details and Options

  • The following options can be given:
  • "Timeout"30the timeout for the network connection, in seconds
    "CacheTimeout"900.the value returned by this function is cached and returned on subsequent calls made within the time period specified by this option


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Basic Examples  (1)

Get information about the computer named "octet":

Get information about the computers discovered on the local network:

Scope  (1)

Confirm the computer's operating system and amount of physical memory installed:

Find out whether the computer is idle and will allow new kernels to be opened:

Get information for all local computers:

Select only those computers with no kernels running:

Open kernels on the selected computers: