cdist is a usable configuration management system. It adheres to the KISS principle and is being used in both small and enterprise-grade environments. It is an alternative to other configuration management systems like cfengine, bcfg2, chef, and puppet.
|Tags||Configuration Management shell python 3.x|
|Operating Systems||Unix BSD Linux|
|Implementation||shell script Python 3 and above|
Release Notes: This release documents missing environment variables, adds a type to manage Sheepdog images (__dog_vdi), includes a rewrite of the __key_value type, and enhances the __qemu_img type.
Release Notes: This release introduces the __rbenv type. The type __ssh_authorized_keys now also manages the existing ssh keys. Overall OpenBSD support has been improved.
Release Notes: The generated PreOS is now cleaned of archives. The 4.0 branch was merged with 3.0.9.
Release Notes: This release includes cleanups of parameter handling for many types, improves unit testing on Mac OS X, and fixes a bug when using override and order dependency at the same time.
Release Notes: This release introduces unit tests for dry run and the dependency builder, and enhances verification of the object id.