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Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User reference manual available in HTML, PDF, PostScript from http://www.iu.hio.no/cfengine/documentation.phtml; User tutorial available in HTML, PDF, PostScript from http://www.iu.hio.no/cfengine/documentation.phtml
Full description Intended for sys admins, cfengine is a tooIntended for sys admins, cfengine is a tool for setting up and maintaining BSD and System 5-like operating systems optionally attached to a TCP/IP network. The program focuses on a few key areas that scripts tend to mishandle. From a single configuration files (or set of files) you specify, using classes, your network configuration; cfengine then parses the file and carries out the instructions, warning you about errors (or fixing them) as it goes. You can think of cfengine as a very high level language, higher than Perl or shell: a single command can result in many hundreds of operations being performed on multiple hosts. You can also use it as a net-wide front end for 'cron.'use it as a net-wide front end for 'cron.'
GNU package identifier cfengine  +
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/cfengine  +
Interface command-line  + , console  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords administration  + , configuration  + , classes  + , cron  + , bsd  + , System 5  +
Last review by Andrew Engelbrecht +
Last review date 15 October 2012  +
License GPLv2orlater +
License verified by Kelly Hopkins  +
License verified date 23 August 2010  +
Name Cfengine  +
Real name Mark Burgess  + , David Masterson  + , Knut-Havard Aksnes  +
Related projects Alist + , Cron + , Inetutils + , PIKT +
Resource URL mailto:bug-cfengine@gnu.org  + , mailto:help-cfengine@gnu.org  + , gnu.cfengine.bug  + , gnu.cfengine.help  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  + , Newsgroup  +
Revisionid 16,139  +
Revisiontimestamp 15 October 2012 13:53:33  +
Revisionuser User:Sudoman +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Short description Maintains configuration of a heterogenous UNIX network  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
System-administration configuration  +
Use system-administration  +
User level intermediate  +
Version date 8 April 2003  +
Version download http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/cfengine/cfengine-2.0.6.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 2.0.6  +
Version status stable  +
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