Control Windows with Salt

This long article explores Windows management with Salt. First, it shows you how to automatically install software to Windows, control Windows boxes behind NAT and firewall and remotely run arbitrary PowerShell commands on Windows. $ sudo salt ‘*’ pkg.install gedit,firefox,steam,vlc … Continue reading

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Alpha Release of Dependicer – Create Ubuntu DEB metapackages

Automatically install software to your whole network with Dependicer. This is an alpha release. Usage $ ./dependicer dependicer-packages.dpd To create your own packages, modify dependicer-packages.dpd. This creates four metapackages: # Multiple metapackages for dependicer # package:      dependency1, dependency2… dependicer-coding:   nano … Continue reading

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Rpm Building as a User

RPM Building as a User Build rpms as normal user, without root priviledges. Make system wide settings, so that all users can build rpms in their home directory. Basic knowlegde about RPMs is expected, if you need that see links … Continue reading

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