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Version 2.0.9 of cdist

Release Notes: This release cleaned up the documentation by displaying the environment variable list properly and including some minor corrections. New __package_opkg, __package_pkg_freebsd, and __mysql_database types were added. Support for OpenWRT and Amazon Linux was added. A new example showing how to use rsync to backup files was added. The core now exists with a non-zero status if configuration failed. The documentation now describes how to do templating.

Other releases

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.

  •  19 Mar 2014 19:18

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.

  •  14 Feb 2014 20:24

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.

  •  11 Feb 2014 22:13

Release Notes: This release introduces unit tests for dry run and the dependency builder, and enhances verification of the object id.


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An RPC framework for distributed computing.


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A library of extensions for many common .NET types.