Is laptop property for redhat linux not working

(imported topic written by hdwivedi)

I have activated ‘Is Laptop’ property on my application, it gives correct info (True) for windows laptops, but not for linux laptops. there it shows Falso or

(imported comment written by BenKus)

Hey hdwivedi,

The laptop property is based on WMI, which won’t work on Redhat as you noted. I don’t know of a way to determine if Redhat computers are laptops. If you can help me find a way to detect it is a laptop by looking at a file or rpm setting or by running a shell script, I can help you make a property to report this information in BES.