Re: [linux-392] RedHat opens Satellite service!!

From: Dan
Sent on: Friday, June 20, 2008 3:50 PM
I knew it!

Jon Stanley wrote:
> And this is what I wanted to talk about and could not.
>
> On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 1:22 PM, Dan <[address removed]> wrote:
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>> This is really key.
>>
>> Chris Munns wrote:
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>>> To any of the Fedora/Centos folks out there, today some very good news
>>> from RedHat.  They have finally gone the right route and opened up their
>>> RHN/Satellite product code base to the outside world.
>>>
>>> http://www.redhat...­
>>> "Spacewalk is an open source (GPLv2) Linux systems management solution. It
>>> is the upstream community project from which the Red Hat Network Satellite
>>> product is derived. Spacewalk manages software content updates for Red Hat
>>> Enterprise Linux and other Linux distributions such as Fedora, CentOS, and
>>> Scientific Linux, within your firewall. You can stage software content
>>> through different environments, managing the deployment of updates to
>>> systems and allowing you to view at which update level any given system is
>>> at across your deployment. A clean central web interface allows viewing of
>>> systems and their software update status, and initiating update actions..
>>> ....."
>>>
>>> For sys-admins like myself, this tool is something I have been dying for
>>> to help make life easier managing updates and packages for mass numbers of
>>> Fedora/Centos systems.  Check this one out if you can.  I'm planning on
>>> setting aside some time for this soon and will happily report back to the
>>> group at the next open topic Meetup event.
>>>
>>>
>>> now if we can only go a step further and get something like this that was
>>> distro agnostic....(an idea I've had in my head for years.. ugh..)
>>>
>>>
>>> - Chris
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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