[OpenAFS] replacement for depot?

Jonathan Billings jsbillin@umich.edu
Wed, 26 Sep 2012 20:48:37 -0400

On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 07:46:20PM -0400, Jason Edgecombe wrote:
> I read about GNU stow, but I didn't see it as a drop-in replacement.
> I didn't see an option to only make links for certain folders (i.e.
> only symlink /opt/site/{foo,bar}/bin/* to /opt/site/bin)

You're probably not going to find a drop-in replacement for depot.  If
you're using puppet, you should consider creating packages of your
software, and let puppet manage the packages.  Puppet could also just
run depot for you, but Puppet has better native understanding of

Of course, this is a pretty significant change in workflow.

Jonathan Billings <jsbillin@umich.edu>
College of Engineering - CAEN - Unix and Linux Support