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What is the recommended method to prepare Red Hat/CentOS 7 templates?

If I need to deploy Red Hat 7 from template, I would like to take the recommended steps to make my "golden image" clean. It should boot to the first boot prompt and guide the user through the typical ...
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Puppet concatenate templates

In the module I'm currently working on, I got a load of configuration options that need to be set, have default values ... and should be fragmented into shorter template files as else it would be a ...
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FSRM: Why quota settings don't pass from template to each quota?

First, I created a quota template (named 900MB) and defined a notification threshold to send an email in case 90% usage is exceeded. There, under Send e-mail to the following administrator I added ...
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Privoxy disable templates and error pages

Privoxy has html error pages called "templates". I want to disable this html error pages. So if there is 404 - headers should be passed to browser directly, so the browser will show it's own 404 ...
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AWS Cloudformation issue installing custom binaries

I'm trying to install a custom compiled package that I have in S3 as a zip file. I added this on my Cloudformation template: "sources" : { "/opt" : ...
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How would I template an SLS using saltstack

I'm trying to do proof of concept with Mongodb(sharding) and Id like to run a command every time I spin up a new cluster without having to add lines in all my sls files. My current init is as follows: ...
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How to use current cookbook template dir to copy all templates recursively in a loop with chef

I'm trying to figure out how can I construct the path to templates (or files, since it works the same way) folder, then I could read it and use template resource in the loop, so each template file ...
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puppet and array loop

Hi I'd like some help on how to code this in erb in puppet, basically I have server::actionhost { 'details': servername[ 'felix', 'washington', ], ipa [ '192.168.43.5', '192.168.43.11', ], ...
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Use of hash in defined type for puppet

I'm trying to use a hash for the first time in puppet, so in my nodes.pp I'm going to use this: node test1.example.com { netset::int::vconf {"servers" : label1 => { 'comment' => ...
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Automation Methods - Templates or Scripting

Background We setup very large systems which consist of many different types of servers, switches, and routers. These systems are then shipped out to different locations and are turned on ready to ...
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vCenter 5.1 — adding v5.0 host doesn't bring in templates

I just set up a vSphere / vCenter 5.1 installation. I added two older hosts (v5.0) to this installation. I just noticed that while all VMs have been added to the inventory, none of the templates ...
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Puppet: how to use data from a MySQL table in Puppet 3.0 templates?

I have some data whose source-of-truth is in a MySQL database, size is expected to max out at the some-thousands-rows range (in a worst-case scenario) and I'd like to use puppet to configure files on ...
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Why does “eager” vs “lazy” zeroing take much longer when provisioning a VM from a template?

Slightly related to a previous question about thick vs thin provisioning, why does eager zeroing the to-be-cloned VM take longer than lazy zeroing? For example, in a recent test we ran, an ...
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Puppet templates and undefined/nil variables

I often want to include default values in Puppet templates. I was hoping that given a class like this: class myclass ($a_variable=undef) { file { '/tmp/myfile': content => ...
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Iterating over resources in puppet templates

So I've got a puppet manifest, with multiple resources class foo { Custom::Resource {'resource1': attr1 => 'val1', attr2 => 'val2', } Custom::Resource {'resource2': ...
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Puppet and templates : how to loop sequently and not randomly

See my node's configuration: $property_name = { "unit_1" => { host => [ "dns_name1/192.168.0.1/25" ,"dns_name2/192.168.0.2/25" ] }, "unit_2" => { host => [ ...
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CentOS Template for Server Builds

I am working on building a new virtual machine with CentOS installed on it. It takes a lot of time to setup and build servers to include all of the hardening steps, service changes, custom monitoring ...
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Add a Enterprise Wiki as a subsite in Sharepoint 2010

I created an empty SharePoint 2010 site collection in which I added many subsites like an Agile Dashboard and a Blog. I wanted to add a Enterprise Wiki but it does not show up in the list of site ...
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Missing Certificate template From certificate to issue

I have following problem: Environement: SERVER 2008 STANDARD EDITION ACTIVE DOMAIN SERVICIES INSTALLED ACTICE CERTIFICATE SERVICIES INSTALLED ENTERPRISE CA INSTALLED I create a duplicate of ...
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Ganeti 'template' based OS, possible?

Just discovering ganeti and playing around; from what I saw it's only possible to create instances by 'de-bootstrapping' a flavour of OS. I'm wondering if it's possible to have 'ready to go' ...
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Network Incident Report Template

I'm looking for a network incident report template. Is there any template that you use in your company?
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Os template failed for creation , but works good with rebuild ONLY

i made a cPanel os template with os centos , when i create new Openvz vps from HyperVm control panel it shows failed and the error message way too long , i will post some lines from the error :- VM ...
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Would this Sharepoint Services 3.0 Application Template work on Sharepoint Foundation 2010…?

I'm looking to do an install of Sharepoint Foundation 2010 and implement a Help Desk / Issue Tracking system. This Help Desk Template is for Sharepoint 2007. Could I use it under Foundation 2010...? ...
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Which is the most efficient way (performance) to add functionality to MediaWiki?

I know of three ways to enhance MediaWiki functionality: Using extensions. Using templates. Changing MediaWiki:Common.css & MediaWiki:Common.js My question is, when I can choose which to do, ...
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Where do I put custom phpldapadmin templates on Ubuntu?

I have a server running Ubuntu 9.10, openLDAP and phpldapadmin. The latter has the ability to use templates to streamline node creation and I want to use a custom template as described here. My ...
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Cannot find Registry Setting for Office Shared Templates

We have our Templates for Office 2003 located in a shared location \servername\Templates$ This is also the location of our Word Startup Folder. Both settings are set in a User Group Policy. This has ...
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CMS that supports reusable blocks of text and variable substitution?

I'm looking for a CMS that can do the following two things: Reusable, named blocks (modules) of text that can be inserted in the content (i.e. articles, posts - the terminology differes between ...
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Puppet: Referencing variables from a define in a template

I have the following class and definition in puppet: $certDirectory = "/var/lib/ssl/certs" class openssl { package { "openssl": ensure => latest } file { "openssl": path => ...
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Can you setup Outlook 2007 templates?

We use the same template in Word 2007 for all the employees. When I setup a new user, I just take a copy from the server and paste it into his Application/Microsoft/Templates folder - replacing the ...
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Cacti eating brackets when importing templates

I am running cacti-0.8.7d on a Fedora 10 host the php version we're using is /usr/share/cacti/scripts $php -v PHP 5.2.6 (cli) (built: May 8 2008 10:23:54) Copyright (c) 1997-2008 The PHP Group ...
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Modifying Word's Normal template company-wide

We use Word 2003 on all computers; we also use Group Policy to set a shared "workgroup templates" folder, which is really useful as we can just copy .DOT files into there to make them accessible to ...
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Trac 0.11+ templates location

I just upgraded to Trac 0.11.4 on Ubuntu and I noticed that the /usr/share/trac/templates directory no longer exists. As a result, in my trac.ini, the *templates_dir* variable is not set ([inherit] ...