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NAME

       cdist-type__block - Manage blocks of text in files

DESCRIPTION

       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.

REQUIRED PARAMETERS

       text
           the text to manage. If text is - (dash), take what was written to stdin as the text.

OPTIONAL PARAMETERS

       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

MESSAGES

       add
           block was added

       update
           block was updated/changed

       remove
           block was removed

EXAMPLES

           # 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

SEE ALSO

       ยท   cdist-type(7)

COPYING

       Copyright (C) 2013 Steven Armstrong. Free use of this software is granted under the terms
       of the GNU General Public License version 3 (GPLv3).

AUTHOR

       Steven Armstrong <steven-cdist--@--armstrong.cc>
           Author.

                                            04/07/2016                       CDIST-TYPE__BLOCK(7)