Storage Management Provider - Missing Files in SDK
During Storage Management Provider (SMP) development, when using the tool Convert-MofToProvider.exe to generate provider stub, the tool returns the following error:
storagewmi_provider.mof(28): failed to find inlude file: "msft_storagereliabilitycounter.mof"
A file storagewmi_provider.mof is missing from Windows 8 SDK.
Download the missing file storagewmi_provider.mof and place the file under the same directory of other SMP MOF files before attempting provider stub generation.
To download the storagewmi_provider.mof file, click the following Microsoft Download Center website:
Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012 R2
Note: Developers must place these files under the same directory of other SMP MOF files before attempting provider stub generation.
For a full list of files required in SMP development, please refer to Development Resource Checklist section in the following MSDN whitepaper:
Article ID: 2758680 - Last Review: 07/01/2015 18:11:00 - Revision: 3.0
Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard, Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 Datacenter