alterator-etcgit - Alterator module to control versions of configuration files in /etc using git

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package name alterator-etcgit
Package version 1.1
Package release alt17
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 55.33 KB
Download size 55.33 KB
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Alterator module to control versions of configuration files in /etc
using git.


Package Version Architecture Repository
alterator-etcgit - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/etcgit-sh-functions -
alterator >= 4.22-alt2
alterator-fbi >= 5.27-alt1
alterator-sh-functions -
chkconfig -
coreutils -
git-server -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
service -


Name Value
alterator-etcgit = 1.1-alt17


Name Value
alterator >= 5.0
alterator-fbi >= 6.0


Type URL
Binary Package alterator-etcgit-1.1-alt17.noarch.rpm
Source Package alterator-etcgit-1.1-alt17.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install alterator-etcgit rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install alterator-etcgit




2012-10-25 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt17
- Use the X-Alterator-VCS category.
2012-09-16 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt16
- Fix: do not try to fetch profile if no URL is given.
- Interpret #f as the null URL.
- Fix: do not output local only branches in red.
- Fix: do not require the current repo URL to be valid on the
page load.
2012-09-13 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt15
- Add update, add and publish scripts for etckeeper.
- Improve the remote repo handling.
2012-09-07 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt14
- Always list the local branches and thier publication status.
- Do not try to calculate inter-service dependencies (buggy).
- Restart the service when its runlevel settings changes.
- Fix more: pass on the list-modified parameters.
- Fix: try to filter out all non-service /etc/init.d files.
- Fix forced branch publication.
- Fix: commit changes using base and new branch parameter pair.
- Fix error handling in the filter checkout/setup procs.
- Fix: use `git ls-tree` instead of `git ls-files`.
2012-09-06 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt13
- Check/ignore some errors during file checkouts.
2012-09-06 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt12
- Add the 'checkout-meta' command for initial extract of the
auxiliary and metadata files.
2012-09-06 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt11
- Clean untracked not ignored files after the checkout.
2012-09-05 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt10
- Fetch the remote branch before head comparison.
2012-09-05 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt9
- Update/improve the independent service list.
- Never select the 'alteratord' for restart by file.
- Fix the async branch reload.
2012-09-04 - Paul Wolneykien <> 1.1-alt8
- Fix the head/branch parameter passing (affects 'etcgit fetch').

See Also

Package Description
alterator-firsttime-0.4-alt3.noarch.rpm first time system setup
alterator-groups-0.6-alt2.noarch.rpm Alterator module for system groups administration
alterator-hw-functions-0.7.6-alt1.noarch.rpm helper functions for alterator to retrieve hardware info
alterator-kdc-0.5-alt2.noarch.rpm Alterator module for Kerberos KDC
alterator-l10n-2.9.43-alt1.noarch.rpm translations for all alterator modules
alterator-livecd-0.8.6-alt1.noarch.rpm special steps for LiveCD installers
alterator-logs-0.9.1-alt1.1.1.noarch.rpm alterator module for system logs
alterator-luks-0.3.0-alt2.noarch.rpm alterator module for change LUKS passphrase
alterator-mass-management-0.1.7-alt1.noarch.rpm Alterator module for configuration mass management
alterator-mastercontrol-1.0-alt11.noarch.rpm Alterator module to control configuration profiles on the remote hosts
alterator-mkbootflash-0.2-alt4.noarch.rpm Create bootable usb storage for installing system or using as live, rescue etc
alterator-mkimage-0.2-alt1.noarch.rpm Create distribution images
alterator-moodle-install-1.8-alt1.noarch.rpm Alterator module for Moodle service configuration
alterator-mysql-functions-1.1-alt1.noarch.rpm Helps the base MySQL server configuration management
alterator-net-functions-2.0.2-alt1.noarch.rpm helpers for etcnet administration