cdist-type__zypper_service - Man Page

Service management with zypper

Description

zypper is usually used on SuSE systems to manage services.

Required Parameters

uri

Uri of the service

Optional Parameters

service_desc

If supplied, use the service_desc and not the object id as description for the service.

state

Either "present" or "absent", defaults to "present"

type

Defaults to "ris", the standard type of services at SLES11. For other values, see manpage of zypper.

Boolean Parameters

remove-all-other-services

Drop all other services found on the target host before adding the new one.

remove-all-repos

If supplied, remove all existing repos prior to setup the new service.

Examples

# Ensure that internal SLES11 SP3 RIS is in installed and all other services and repos are discarded
__zypper_service INTERNAL_SLES11_SP3 --service_desc "Internal SLES11 SP3 RIS" --uri "http://path/to/your/ris/dir" --remove-all-other-services --remove-all-repos

# Ensure that internal SLES11 SP3 RIS is in installed, no changes to other services or repos
__zypper_service INTERNAL_SLES11_SP3 --service_desc "Internal SLES11 SP3 RIS" --uri "http://path/to/your/ris/dir"

# Drop service by uri, no changes to other services or repos
__zypper_service INTERNAL_SLES11_SP3 --state absent --uri "http://path/to/your/ris/dir"

Authors

Daniel Heule <hda--@--sfs.biz>

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Copyright (C) 2013 Daniel Heule. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

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Dec 21, 2020 6.9.4 cdist