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cf-runagent

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NAME

cf-runagent - Run agent

 

SYNOPSIS:


 cf-runagent [options]

 

DESCRIPTION:

The run agent connects to a list of running instances of the cf-serverd service. The agent allows a user to forego the usual scheduling interval for the agent and activate cf-agent on a remote host. Additionally, a user can send additional classes to be defined on the remote host. Two kinds of classes may be sent: classes to decide on which hosts the agent will be started, and classes that the user requests the agent should define on execution. The latter type is regulated by cf-serverd's role based access control. cfengine is a self-healing configuration and change management based system. You can think of cfengine as a very high level language, much higher level than Perl or shell. Asingle statement is called a promise, and compliance can result in many hundreds of filesbeing created, or the permissions of many hundreds offiles being set. The idea of cfengine is to create a one or more sets of configuration files which willclassify and describe the setup of every host in a network.  

COMMAND LINE OPTIONS:

--help, -h
Print the help message
--debug, -d
Set debugging level 0,1,2,3
--verbose, -v
Output verbose information about the behaviour of the agent
--dry-run, -n
All talk and no action mode - make no changes, only inform of promises not kept
--version, -V
Output the version of the software
--file, -f
Specify an alternative input file than the default
--define-class, -D
Define a list of comma separated classes to be sent to a remote agent
--select-class, -s
Define a list of comma separated classes to be used to select remote agents by constraint
--inform, -I
Print basic information about changes made to the system, i.e. promises repaired
--remote-options, -o
Pass options to a remote server process
--diagnostic, -x
Activate internal diagnostics (developers only)
--hail, -H
Hail the following comma-separated lists of hosts, overriding default list
--interactive, -i
Enable interactive mode for key trust
 

AUTHOR

Mark Burgess and Cfengine AS  

INFORMATION

Bug reports: bug-cfengine@cfengine.org

Community help: help-cfengine@cfengine.org

Community info: http://www.cfengine.org

Support services: http://www.cfengine.com

This software is Copyright (C) 2008- Cfengine AS.


 

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