I've added a new bundle
to the 3.5 branch of EFL. This bundle efl_test_count allows you to
count the classes matching a regular expression and test if that count
matches your expected count. Consider the efl_service bundle, it
promises that services are configured and running. My SSH parameters
for this bundle include a template file for configuration. I promise
that /etc/ssh/sshd_config is built from the sshd_config.tmp, a
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After 2 productive days at Devopsdays Toronto
I've been thinking more about how to test CFEngine policy. Not just
prototype, but production tests too. The ideal situation is that a
machine tests your would-be production policy and then deploys it fully
if the test suite passes. This is completely automatic. How do we get
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and CFEngine are not centralized applications. Yes, I do describe DR as
centralized reporting for CFEngine, but that is a simplistic view for
easy consumption. Both CFEngine and Delta Reporting are far more
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Zero downtime and zero data loss in six months of Delta Reporting in
production at Evolve Thinking. And DR is just getting better. In those
six months we've added a dashboard, promises summary reports, an
extensive development test suite, and promise and host trending graphs.
And today we release 2.6 with improved SQL injection protection.
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