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poni 0.4.9

system configuration software

Overview

Poni is a simple system configuration management tool implemented in Python.

General Information

documentation:http://melor.github.com/poni/
source repo:https://github.com/melor/poni
pypi:http://pypi.python.org/pypi/poni
email:mika dot eloranta at gmail dot com
bug tracker:https://github.com/melor/poni/issues

Pre-requisites

Installing and operating Poni requires:

  • Python 2.6 (or greater)
  • setuptools installed
  • Internet connection for downloading the dependency Python packages from PyPI

Using Amazon EC2 requires setting the following environment variables:

export AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID=<your aws access key>
export AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY=<your aws secret access key>

Additionally, running the included automated tests requires:

Building HTML files from the included ReST documentation requires:

Installation

NOTE: during installation the following packages and their dependencies are automatically installed from PyPI:

  • path.py (directory and file management)
  • Cheetah (text-based templating language)
  • Argh (command-line argument parsing)

Installing the following Python libraries will add optional functionality:

Installation using pip or easy_install

Poni can be installed from Python Package Index (PyPI) by running pip install poni or easy_install poni.

Manual Installation steps

  1. Unpack the poni-v.vv.tar.gz package
  2. cd poni-v.vv/
  3. python setup.py install

Verifying the installation

  • You should be able to import poni from Python
  • The poni command-line tool is installed (to a platform-specific location), try running poni -h for help
  • Running automated tests: cd poni-v.vv/ && nosetests

Usage

Please refer to the documentation under the doc/ directory (published at http://melor.github.com/poni/) and to the example systems under the examples/ directory.

License (MIT)

Copyright (c) 2010 Mika Eloranta

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights
to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in
all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN
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