Config Management Camp

5 - 7 February, 2018

Gent, Belgium

Debian support in Katello/Foreman

Matthias Dellweg

Support for Debian [1] and derivatives by the provisioning features of foreman [2] has been available for a long time.Managing the corresponding package content with the versioned content views provided by katello [3] however, has been on the wishlist for several years. [4]In this contribution, we discuss the neccessity of this feature and talk about the ongoing implementation thereof.To that end we also narrate about the manyfold experience with community feedback.[1] https://www.debian.org/[2] https://theforeman.org/[3] https://theforeman.org/plugins/katello/

About Speaker

Matthias Dellweg is open source software engineer at Atix AG - The Linux Open Source Company in Munich [1]. He is developing components for data center orchestration in foreman/katello.