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System configuration library, started by YaST developers
Ruby Perl Augeas
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Project State

Currently, it is still in a research phase. You can try it, but it is not for production use. We'd like to hear any comments.


Various written documenation is located at doc directory.

Generated code documenation

Fresh generated documenation

How to try it from git

install rubygem dependencies from the OpenSUSE build system's Ruby Extensions repository

sudo zypper ar
sudo zypper in rubygem-ruby-augeas augeas-lenses rubygem-open4 rubygem-packaging_rake_tasks rubygem-ruby-dbus

sudo rake install
cd yast++lib-kerberos-client
ruby examples/kerberos_conf

How to obtain permission for common user:

mkdir -p /etc/polkit-1/localauthority/50.local.d
cp doc/org.opensuse.config_agent.pkla /etc/polkit-1/localauthority/50.local.d
#replace <yourcooluser> with real user in /etc/polkit-1/localauthority/50.local.d/org.opensuse.config_agent.pkla

How to try it from packages

OpenSUSE Build Service project with packages TODO create pattern

Directory structure

  • config_agent-* - contains packages with config agents
  • doc - overall yast++ documentation
  • libconfigagent - infrastructure and generators for config agents
  • yast - contains modified yast modules to use yast++
  • yast++lib* - contains high level configuration library
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