Re: Host configuration
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Am 29.06.10 02:50, schrieb Mag Gam:
> I manage close to 4k servers at my research lab. Most of these hosts
> are used for research simulations.
> My problem is, most of these hosts need to have a very similar
> configuration such as having the same /etc/passwd, /etc/group,
> /etc/hosts.allow and etc...Are there any tools which exist will help
> me do something like this? I don't need anything to change the file
> for me instead simple alert me that "host abc has a different file
> from the mastercopy"
You could use a versioning system like svn.
Easy diffing of files, you can make multiple branches (groups of hosts
or whatever), updates are a 'svn update' in the easies case.
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