[svlug] Managing network of workstations
george at shorelink.com
Fri Aug 24 17:18:01 PDT 2001
Look at Progeny ( www.progeny.com ) for their NOW project (NOW=Network of
On Fri, 24 Aug 2001, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> I've got a gig helping set up a cluster of GNU/Linux boxes for a local
> school. About 40 boxes, fairly uniform HW spec, mostly running RH 6.2
> or 7.0. /home is NFS mounted with NIS for user authentication.
> What I'd like is pointers to something that would help:
> - Keep SW packages synced between systems.
> - Make centralized management of packages more straightforward.
> - Centrally monitor systems for any uglies: HW failures, possible
> compromises, out-of-sync packages, etc.
> I know that's a vague spec, but I really don't know this particular
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