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peekaboo 0.8.5

Expose hardware info through HTTP


Expose hardware info through HTTP.


Here are the instructions for a manual install on CentOS 7.

sudo groupadd dmidecode
sudo useradd -M -G dmidecode peekaboo
sudo tee -a /etc/sudoers.d/dmidecode << EOF >/dev/null
%dmidecode ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD:/usr/sbin/dmidecode
sudo yum install -y libselinux-utils redhat-lsb python-devel python-pip gcc
sudo pip install peekaboo
sudo cp /usr/share/peekaboo/contrib/peekaboo.service /usr/lib/systemd/system/peekaboo.service
sudo systemctl enable peekaboo
sudo systemctl start peekaboo

You can also install it using:

curl | sudo bash

Run using Docker

You can quickly test it by running it inside a Docker container:

Build docker image

docker build -t peekaboo:latest .

Run docker image

docker run -d -p 5050:5050 --name=peekaboo peekaboo:latest

Stop container

docker stop peekaboo


Query using YAML:

curl -i http://<host>:5050/info
curl -i http://<host>:5050/info/tree
curl -i http://<host>:5050/status
curl -i http://<host>:5050/status/tree

Query using JSON:

curl -i -H "Accept: application/json" http://<host>:5050/info
curl -i -H "Accept: application/json" http://<host>:5050/info/tree
curl -i -H "Accept: application/json" http://<host>:5050/status
curl -i -H "Accept: application/json" http://<host>:5050/status/tree
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