Category Archives: docker

Deployment Management Tools

I’m trying to grasp PXE booting from the professional point of view. Not that I need it: I can afford the luxury of installing a client by hand. But after having use cobbler and foreman, I feel like I need … Continue reading

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Add a puppet node to a foreman server

I wrote before how to add a puppet node to a foreman docker. I want to add  the same node to the real server, that I call cfore, instead of the dfore docker. On the pnode from the previous example … Continue reading

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foreman-installer errors: ruby and CMC hardware errors on CentOS7

I do have a foreman docker running. But we can’t play with dockers forever. We need to commit, we need to get serious, we need to get real. I do have something like on the picture above. It’s called a … Continue reading

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PXE booting with cobbler: the Movie

We know how to make a cobbler docker. I had a real one before that I used to PXE boot M630 blades. The installation was still there, so I reset the password on the web interface using htdigest, add a … Continue reading

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A simple ftp server on CentOS 7

I need an ftp for my foreman installation. I’ve been looking for a container solution to do it but I didn’t find the good one. Let’s go ahead. I will install it on myftp, with IP: 1.2.3.4. Yes, I used … Continue reading

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Add a puppet node to a foreman docker

There should be no difference between adding a node on a foreman server and on a foreman docker. But the world is not ideal, and things don’t work out of the box, therefore, here’s my HOWTO. The original source is … Continue reading

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A docker cobbler server on CentOS 7

Yes I know, I’m a little bit dense on the last days about the docker thing. But what can I say: this blog is also my notebook/slash/lab book and I want to write here about how I did this or … Continue reading

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