Questions tagged [configuration-management]

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Ant <junit> task fails on Jenkins due to NoSuchMethodError: org.apache.tools.ant.types.resources.Resources.setCache(Z)V

I am running ant tasks on 1.7.1 version of Ant using ant jenkins plugin. Build fails due to following error - BUILD FAILED java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: org.apache.tools.ant.types.resources.Resources.setCache(Z)V at org.apache.tools.ant.taskdefs.optional.junit.BatchTest.(BatchTest.java:57) at org.ap...
Devendra Sharma
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Multi-platform compilation: System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.GetSection throws error on .NetCore

Background: We are in the process of migrating .Net application to .Net Core. As a strategy, we would like to keep the existing functionality intact on Full framework while migrating portion of the application to .Net Core. Full application would support .services over Net remoting and REST API wher...
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What is the most popular way to implement configuration settings like about:config in Firefox?

I would like to implement/use-existing a cross platform configuration settings tool like about:config in Firefox. It would have to work on Windows and Mac. Are there any libraries or design patterns out there that people recommend? Also, if I were to use a library, it would have to be 'free as in b...
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What is the better form to use Configuration Management in organization to control documents

I'm thinking sugest to my organization, to implement SVN for all users in my orgazination. What is the best form to implement that? What is the best tool to do this? What is the best process to implement this? I have any ideas to implement that. But I would like to hear some success stories, not to...
Rogerio Torres
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How would you integrate ClearCase in our Android App development? [closed]

My friend and I are working simultaneously on Android App Development on Eclipse IDE 3.6 - Win 7 Operating System. What would be the best ClearCase Tool and please provide details steps to install and integrate to Eclipse?
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Configuration Framework suggestions

We are starting to work on a spring based web application (to run on 20 JVM's). The web application runs on different on Environments (say Dev, QA, test, Stress, Production). We are looking into designing a configuration framework for the application with the below design goals... Design Goals for t...
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Change Control / Configuration Management

I am looking for some software to manage configuration data within an organisation. The end result is to be able to answer the question 'what breaks when I remove xyz component?' We could write this ourselves but I am sure someone has done it already. The software should answer questions such as: -...
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Can I programmatically obtain config section without knowing it's name

In .NET configuration, you can write your own configuration section and have quite a lot of freedom in how to structure it (as XML). So in most cases we do this: ... Then, to access our section in code, we do the following: MySection mySection = (MySection) ConfigurationManager.GetSection('MySection...
Ivaylo Slavov
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Configuration system for a long running java process

I am writing a long running java process which is going to poll on an in memory queue and is going to consume items from the queue. I want to have dynamic configurations in this service using zookeeper. I have already written a java class that runs a thread and watches the zookeeper node. On every c...
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Configuration management at scale (100s of modules)

What are some clever ideas for doing configuration management of many modules, each with their own trunk/branches/tags? Maven seems like a great fit for our project, but I wondered what else might be out there...
nwb
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How do I automate the update of SNAPSHOT dependencies to the latest released versions when using maven

I am trying to define a release process for our project. I was able to use the maven release plugin to accomplish the release but I had to manually update all of our internal SNAPSHOT dependencies to release versions prior to the prepare and then again back to SNAPSHOT versions after the release. I...
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version control, configuration management and build combined

Could you please explain why such approach is not already existing and not widely in use? Or if such a toolset exists, can you cite it? Why is it that version control systems (VCS) are working on files (clearcase, svn, git e tc)? and not on units/functions? So to track changes in a functionality one...
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Where to store configuration information in large Distributed Enterprise System

This is more of a high level question. But say you have a large number of applications, many of them distributed (server/clusters) and they share configuration parameter. What is a good way to store this application specific configuration (preferable in a central place) without relying on a single p...
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Ansible: are variables for specific role and inventory possible?

Let's say I have a nginx config file created from a template, which I use to configure certain hosts to redirect a server name from http to https: server { listen 80; server_name {{ server_name }}; rewrite ^ https://$server_name$request_uri? permanent; } Say I...
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Trying to create a TFS server 2012 to store all source code and documentation delivered from vendor

I am trying to create a TFS where I can store Source code and documentation of each release sent by vendor. I created three environment ( dev, UAT, prod). once new release is sent using branching I promote the previous version in dev to UAT and version in UAT to Prod. How far is this reliable . If l...
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How can I see Puppet-managed file contents that would be created in --noop mode for nonexistent files?

Context: If there's a Puppet managed file on my system, and Puppet wants to change the contents, it will usually tell me the differences that it would have made if not for --noop. However, if that file doesn't exist, --noop output just tells me should be file. Question: Is there some way to configur...
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Using Session Variables in Google App Engine creates Infinite Redirect

I have an app that works on a local server. Proof can be found here: http://the-geographic-personality-project.org/inventoryapp/ I pushed the same files to Google App Engine at this domain (http://inventoryapplication.appspot.com/), and I get an infinite loop redirect error. Basically, it is jumping...
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How to create Clearcase trigger for only one user?

I would like to make a trigger that only executes for a single user(myself). The reason, is so that I don't 'break the build'. Longer explanation: I'm trying to sandbox a Clearcase trigger to automatically apply an attribute to an element when it is checked in, and I don't want to accidentally crea...
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How can i move Clearcase dyamic/snapshot views to another host (Linux)

i'm about to setup a new server that will be dedicated for CC views i'm wondering if there is any way to move the existing views to the new server?
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How to keep a set of configuration changes made on top of a software distribution?

I am looking for a way to implement a configuration management solution for software like JIRA or Confluence which do come as archives but where you do have to modify few configuration files or to add missing jars files. Each time a new version comes, you have to reapply your changes. Obviously I wa...
sorin
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Version control for aggregatation of multiple projects using Maven / Git

I have BigSystem which consists of multiple SubSystems. Each SubSystem is an individual project which compiles into an application, has its own release cycle and Git repository, and is separately maintained. BigSystem is simply an aggregation of the SubSystems it consists of. I would like to tag and...
Justin Wong
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Environment-specific externalizing properties file(s) in Spring Boot

I have a Spring Boot app that runs as a jar via the following script (excerpted): SERVICE_NAME=submit-enrollment PID_PATH_NAME=~/submit-enrollment/application.pid PATH_TO_JAR=~/submit-enrollment/submit-enrollment-1.0.0.jar JVM_OPTS='-Xmx1g' SPRING_OPTS='--logging.file=submit-enrollment-1.0.0.log' ca...
Simeon Leyzerzon
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Visual Studio - Configuration Manager

By default when creating a new solution, VS 2015 gives you two solution configurations: Debug and Release. I want to know if it is okay to remove these two configurations. I want to create three: Development, Testing and Production to match the nomenclature of my organization and do not want to have...
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Is it possible to specify who is allowed to set a ClearCase attribute on a file?

Just what the title says: can I control what user is able to modify ClearCase attributes on a file-per-file basis based on some kind of permission system? I am using Unix, but it also might be interesting to know if this is possible on Windows.
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Job for puppetserver.service failed because the control process exited with error code

Puppet: 5.3.3 OS: Ubuntu Xenial (virtual box) Inbuilt RAM: 4GB I am new to Puppet. After installing Puppet v5.3.3, I wanted to start the server: systemctl start puppetserver (or service puppetserver start) This gave me following error: Job for puppetserver.service failed because the control proces...
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git add files from different directories

I am trying to use git as a configuration management/backup solution for multiple directories. My thinking was to setup a cron job to do nightly commits and push to our central repository. What is the best way to achieve this for folders that aren't contiguous? The only thing I was thinking of was i...
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What is the best practice for overriding values in helm subcharts on a per-cluster basis?

First, a little context: I have 4 Kubernetes clusters, one for each environment (develop, staging, testing, prod). Each cluster has its own values.yaml file with env-specific configuration of all helm charts that we've written. So, when our CD pipeline deploys mychart to the develop cluster, it ess...
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Service account deleted from SQL Server but SQL Agent Job is still running under the context of the deleted account. How?

We are using SQL Server 2014. Background: This is a follow-up question to researching configuration management issues across SQL Server environments (i.e., development, test, stage, and production) - see the link to the original question below. I have found in the stage and production environments...
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Managing complex configurations

I would like to ask you for your opinion on the best practices of managing big numbers of complex (for example xml, .properties, custom formats etc) configuration files as nowadays every more complex project consist of way to many to count. How not to get lost in such a mess? How to reuse those in b...
Jarek
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Software Configuration Management Tool

We are team of 4 at present. We all are working on the same project. Every morning we have to spend at least 30 minutes integrating our projects for all the changes we made previous day. To avoid all this time spent, we want a tool which is open source and will give us SCM and repository (on cloud);...
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Is it a good way to test value in property getters / setters of ConfigurationElement

Here is what I've written to test values of the app.config file of my application and I want to know if it's a good way ? I throw an ArgumentOutOfRangeException directly in the MyProperty getters/setters: internal sealed class ProcessingMyPropertyElement : ConfigurationElement { [ConfigurationProper...
Florian
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Multiple projects or VOBs?

I just took over a ClearCase UCM admin position recently, so any input on this post would be great. We are currently using one VOB with one project. Say the project that we are working on is the software for a Car, CAR X. Right now, there is one VOB, one component, and one project called 'CAR X'...
Rubasu
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Provisioning millions of configuration objects to network devices

I have a sort of unique configuration management problem. I don't quite think that zookeper is built to solve it, but I could be wrong. The system will be provisioning configuration to multiple devices in a network. The configuration itself is comprised of tens of millions of configuration objects...
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Configure TFS-Azure deployment to use “Release” for build

I'm checking in projects to TFS, to be deployed to the Azure host. I want the project(s) to be built and deployed as 'Release', not 'Debug'. I put this code in my Application_Start: #if DEBUG throw new System.Exception('An Exception!'); #endif And the exception is thrown, how do I set the TFS build...
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How about an Application Centralized Configuration Management System?

We have a build pipeline to manage the artifacts' life cycle. The pipline is consist of four stages: 1.commit(runing unit/ingetration tests) 2.at(deploy artifact to at environment and runn automated acceptance tests) 3.uat(deploy artifact to uat environment and run manual acceptance tests) 4.pt(dep...
Yugang Zhou
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Visual C++ 2010 Different configurations for multiple projects

I've got a solution with multiple projects. Now every project has its own configuration and nearly all projects do even have multiple configurations. When building the projects I want that all configurations that do exist are built. Is there a way to do this automatically without picking every conf...
Stan
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PhoneGap/Cordova hidden option to configure endpoints in test environments

How do you test a hybrid application when your requirement is to sign off and ship the very same package? You have a single hardcoded URL your AJAX calls are going to go to, but actually this endpoint needs to be different in test and production environments. Override the hosts file is not an option...
sibidiba
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reparing user list on a linux system using cfengine [closed]

I need to create a cfengine policy which automatically maintains a user list on a linux box. If there are additional users on the system except the list, it would delete them. I am a newbie to cfengine. Any pointers would be immensely appreciated. Also let me know if i am trying to solve the problem...
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How to setup dynamic pillar data available to minions in a saltstack deployment?

I want to setup the salt pillar to make key value pairs available to a particular instance in a dynamic way. It appears that ext_pillar (which can be used to generate key pairs dynamically) cannot restrict access to particular minions. In my scenario minions can be destroyed and new ones can join au...
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chef server showing wrong IP address for bootstrapped nodes

I recently started studying chef and trying out with 3 nodes. I managed to set up my workstation on ubuntu (was not obvious) and bootstrapped 2 nodes for now. But below on this image their IP address is set to 127.0.0.1. I boostrapped them using this following method: $knife bootstrap xxxx.xxxx.com...
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