Provided by: cdist_4.0.0~pre3-2_all
cdist-type__block - Manage blocks of text in files
Manage a block of text in an existing file. The block is identified using the prefix and suffix parameters. Everything between prefix and suffix is considered to be a managed block of text.
text the text to manage. If text is - (dash), take what was written to stdin as the text.
file the file in which to manage the text block. Defaults to object_id. prefix the prefix to add before the text. Defaults to #cdist:block/$object_id suffix the prefix to add after the text. Defaults to #/cdist:block/$object_id state present or absent, defaults to present
add block was added update block was updated/changed remove block was removed
# text from argument __block /path/to/file \ --prefix '#start' \ --suffix '#end' \ --text 'some\nblock of\ntext' # text from stdin __block some-id \ --file /path/to/file \ --text - << DONE here some block of text DONE
Copyright (C) 2013 Steven Armstrong. Free use of this software is granted under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 3 (GPLv3).
Steven Armstrong <steven-cdist--@--armstrong.cc> Author. 04/07/2016 CDIST-TYPE__BLOCK(7)