How to connect Hyper-V with C from Linux

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The Hyper-V WMI interface is open to anyone to use.  It is built-in to the core Windows OS.

For example:  SCVMM actually uses this interface.

WMI is the defaco-standard API for Windows.  It is the Windows implementation of CIM and thereofre actually based on standards and is not going away anytime soon.

The datacenter toolkit is just a bundle of resources, it is not an API.

It is for those folks that want to roll their own front end for Hyper-V.