xml2hostconf generates RPM packages, dhcpd.conf, pxelinux files, kickstart files, and HTML documentation with XSLT. It is a framework for central configuration and automatic installation of a Fedora/Redhat Linux network. Configuration files get shipped to the client computers by generated RPMs.
|Tags||Systems Administration Software Distribution Tools Installation/Setup Clustering/Distributed Networks|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: Small changes to the configuration file format.
Release Notes: Repackaged with Autotools. Support for defining multiple Linux distributions has been enhanced.
Release Notes: This version adds support for protecting the generated configuration RPMs with passwords and HTTPS. xml2hostconf has now been packaged as an RPM to make it work more out of the box. Documention has been rewritten.
Release Notes: This version adds support for PXELINUX, updates the documentation, and enhances the configuration format.
Release Notes: The partitioning scheme for a computer is now chosen according to its number of hard drives. Support for having different RedHat/Fedora releases in your network at the same time was improved.