Monthly Archives: February 2012

Solaris IPS Packages & Ruby Dependencies

By | February 2, 2012

I’m currently building Solaris IPS packages for Some Ruby gems. Yes, I know rubygems does a very good job of keeping everything together. But that does not work so well on backend systems where you don’t have a free internet access and where repeatability is important. So I decided to wrap the gems we need… Read More »

Puppet @ Solaris – Some Extensions to Facter

By | February 2, 2012

I’m using the OpenSource version of puppet, the system configuration engine to keep some Solaris systems in sync. For some modules, I wanted to know which zones are running on a given system. So I extended facter, puppet’s system fact collecting framework a bit. This little patch adds a list of zones and a mapping… Read More »