get linkspeed, ip-adress, mac-address and processor type from osx

echo "-------------" >> nicinfo.txt; echo "computer name x" >> nicinfo.txt; ifconfig | grep status >> nicinfo.txt; ifconfig | grep inet >> nicinfo.txt; ifconfig | grep ether >> nicinfo.txt; hostinfo | grep type >> nicinfo.txt;
get desired info from machine and pipe it txt file.
Sample Output
+ sander
	media: autoselect (100baseTX <full-duplex,flow-control>) status: active
	media: autoselect (<unknown type>) status: inactive
	media: autoselect <full-duplex> status: inactive
	inet netmask 0xff000000 
	inet6 ::1 prefixlen 128 
	inet6 fe80::1%lo0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x1 
	inet6 fe80::216:cbff:fe36:f966%en0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x4 
	inet netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast
	ether 00:16:cb:36:f9:66 
	ether 00:16:cb:36:f9:67 
Processor type: ppc970 (PowerPC 970)

By: miccaman
2009-06-25 12:32:37

What Others Think

( echo "-------------" ; echo "computer `uname -n`" ; ifconfig | egrep '(status|inet|ether)' ; hostinfo | grep type ) > nicinfo.txt
rae · 639 weeks and 1 day ago
Bill was the heir to the Standard Oil name honorable mention
yeoyeo · 5 weeks and 5 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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