Salt is a remote execution and configuration manager.
USE flags for app-admin/salt Salt is a remote execution and configuration manager
||Enable support for using cherrypy.||local|
||Enable support for gnupg via python-gnupg.||local|
||Enable support for keyrings via python-keyring.||local|
||Add LDAP support (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)||global|
||Enable salt-cloud support via libcloud.||local|
||Support managing virtual machines with app-emulation/libvirt.||local|
||Add support for using the mako template engine for parsing salt states.||local|
||Support returning data to a mongodb server.||local|
||Support the OpenStack neutron network service.||local|
||Enable support for the OpenStack Nova API||local|
||Add support for using TLS via OpenSSL.||local|
||Add support for package state enforcement using sys-apps/portage||local|
||Add support for software performance analysis (will likely vary from ebuild to ebuild)||global|
||Add support for the new RAET transport.||local|
||Support returning data to a redis database.||local|
||Use timelib to parse english textual date descriptions.||local|
||Add support for the zeromq transport.||local|
emerge --ask app-admin/salt
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