Provided by: bcfg2-server_1.3.5-4ubuntu1_all
bcfg2-admin - Perform repository administration tasks
bcfg2-admin [-C configfile] mode [mode args] [mode options]
bcfg2-admin is used to perform Bcfg2 repository administration.
-C configfile Specify alternate bcfg2.conf location. -E encoding Specify the encoding of config files. -Q path Specify the path to the server repository. -S server Manually specify the server location (as opposed to using the value in bcfg2.conf). This should be in the format "https://server:port" -d Enable debugging output. -h Print usage information. -o logfile Writes a log to the specified path. --ssl-key=key Specify the path to the SSL key. -v Enable verbose output. -x password Use 'password' for client communication.
backup Create an archive of the entire Bcfg2 repository. bundle action Display details about the available bundles (See BUNDLE OPTIONS below). client action client [attribute=value] Add, edit, or remove clients entries in metadata (See CLIENT OPTIONS below). compare old new Compare two client configurations. Can be used to verify consistent behavior between releases. Determine differences between files or directories (See COMPARE OPTIONS below). init Initialize a new repository (interactive). minestruct client [-f xml-file] [-g groups] Build structure entries based on client statistics extra entries (See MINESTRUCT OPTIONS below). perf Query server for performance data. pull client entry-type entry-name Install configuration information into repo based on client bad entries (See PULL OPTIONS below). reports [init|load_stats|purge|scrub|update] Interact with the dynamic reporting system (See REPORTS OPTIONS below). snapshots [init|dump|query|reports] Interact with the Snapshots database (See SNAPSHOTS OPTIONS below). syncdb Sync the Django ORM with the configured database. tidy Remove unused files from repository. viz [-H] [-b] [-k] [-o png-file] Create a graphviz diagram of client, group and bundle information (See VIZ OPTIONS below). xcmd Provides a XML-RPC Command Interface to the bcfg2-server. BUNDLE OPTIONS mode One of the following. list-xml List all available xml bundles list-genshi List all available genshi bundles show Interactive dialog to get details about the available bundles CLIENT OPTIONS mode One of the following. add Add a client del Delete a client list List all client entries client Specify the client's name. attribute=value Set attribute values when adding a new client. Allowed attributes are 'profile', 'uuid', 'password', 'location', 'secure, and 'address'. COMPARE OPTIONS old Specify the location of the old configuration file. new Specify the location of the new configuration file. MINESTRUCT OPTIONS client Client whose metadata is to be searched for extra entries. -g groups Hierarchy of groups in which to place the extra entries in. -f outputfile Specify the xml file in which to write the extra entries. PULL OPTIONS client Specify the name of the client to search for. entry type Specify the type of the entry to pull. entry name Specify the name of the entry to pull. REPORTS OPTIONS load_stats [-s] [-c] [-03] Load statistics data. purge [--client [n]] [--days [n]] [--expired] Purge historic and expired data. scrub Scrub the database for duplicate reasons and orphaned entries. update Apply any updates to the reporting database. SNAPSHOTS OPTIONS init Initialize the snapshots database. query Query the snapshots database. dump Dump some of the contents of the snapshots database. reports [-a] [-b] [-e] [--date=MM-DD-YYYY] Generate reports for clients in the snapshots database. VIZ OPTIONS -H Include hosts in diagram. -b Include bundles in diagram. -o <outfile> Write to outfile file instead of stdout. -k Add a shape/color key.