bkr-machine-test - Man Page

Generate Beaker job to test a system


bkr machine-test --machine <fqdn> [--inventory] [workflow options] [options]


Generates a Beaker job to test the system identified by <fqdn>.



Include the /distribution/inventory task in the generated job, in order to update the system's details in Beaker.

Common workflow options are described in the Workflow options section of bkr(1).

Common bkr options are described in the Options section of bkr(1).

Exit Status

Non-zero on error, otherwise zero.


Test a particular system on RHEL5 and RHEL6, including running the inventory task:

bkr machine-test --machine=system1.example.invalid --inventory \
        --family RedHatEnterpriseLinuxServer5 \
        --family RedHatEnterpriseLinux6

Attempt to run the inventory task on faultysystem.example.invalid even though it is marked as Broken:

bkr machine-test --ignore-system-status --inventory \

See Also



The Beaker team <beaker-devel@lists.fedorahosted.org>

Referenced By

bkr(1), bkr-update-inventory(1).

Feb 11, 2024 29.1 Beaker