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Enterprise API Examples · Tutorials. See Also: Tutorial for Running Examples. CFEngine Manual. Table of Contents. Table of Contents. CFEngine CFEngine is a configuration management system that provides a framework for.

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Posted by Steve Run cf-key -l C: With CFEngine this is simple. It isn’t related to the article here, but I pointed it out as an example of a valid “copy” line. See how in the example I split the copy action into multiple lines? These promises are encapsulated under the databases: System requirements cfengins, Up: The example policy will now be executed every five minutes along with the rest of your main policy. To allow taking specific actions on different Windows versions, one of the following hard classes is defined.

Windows service managementUp: See the CFEngine reference manual for an updated list of supported data types. All software cfebgine are bundled with the CFEngine Enterprise package. CFE Enterprise supports all of this, but we will just cover the basics in this document.

I know that the documentation is a little bit rare about this fact. For example, the getgid function does not return anything on Documentztion. The following event ids are defined in CFEngine Enterprise, allowing categorisation of the log message based on its type.

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The autoapt files were originally taken from this site and updated to conform to the documentation.

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This will return to the prompt. If we assume the policy server’s IP address is documentztion We’ve described setting up a small network of hosts managed by CFEngine previously, but once installed what do you do with it? On the down side it uses Ruby, isn’t as easy to install on Sarge and is less well known. Cfengine is able to install software without any additional tools.

Installing packages across multiple hosts with CFEngine

No splitting is allowed. I’ll update the article to make this clear.

Thus, CFEngine can function even if everything else fails your other file systems, your network, and even system binaries and possibly repair problems. I hope I didn’t complicate things further. Sorry for the error.

CFEngine Enterprise communicates bi-directionally on portso make sure that this port is open for outgoing and incoming TCP connections. You cannot have duplicate control bodies i. The result of this is that if the autoapt. I think that it will become much more popular when it becomes more mature – and then I can use cfengine to install it.

Posted by kev Policies contain bundleswhich are collections of promises. Windows service managementPrevious: The output should look like the following. First of all, the class windows is defined on all Windows platforms.

You can download both from here:. A service can also be given a running state, in which case CFEngine Enterprise ensures that it is running, and starts it if it is not, with parameters if desired. Posted by ultraplexer This means it runs in the background and starts with Windows, before any user logs in.


Instead of specifying the bundle sequence on the command line as it was abovea body common control section can be added to the policy file.

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These lines are invalid. Windows registry managementPrevious: Save file changes by typing: To avoid this, use the background attribute in the action body-part. Sorry for the lame formating no tabsbut I’ve no clue about html formating and the help mentions just a few HTML tags, but not what the do. With this script you can do more than documentatoin add packages too – you can uninstall them. It may be necessary to add a reference to the standard library within the body common control section, and remove the bundlesequence line.

I’m not affiliated with it in any way, I’ve just been impressed with it more than I was with cfengine: Articles and comments are the property of their respective posters. If I do where should I send or post it? That section will look something like this:. The configuration file looks like this:.