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Cobbler is a Linux installation server that allows for rapid setup of network installation environments.

With a simple series of commands, network installs can be configured for PXE, reinstallations, media-based net-installs, and virtualized installs (supporting Xen, qemu, KVM, and VMware Server). Cobbler uses a helper program called 'koan' (which interacts with Cobbler) for reinstallation and virtualization support.

Cobbler can also optionally help with managing DHCP, DNS, power, config management, and yum package mirroring infrastructure -- in this regard, it is a more generalized "batteries included" deployment server, rather than just dealing specifically with installations. It has a command line interface, a web interface, and also several API access options.

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configmanagement deploy deployment dhcp dnsmasq image install installation installer kickstart kvm libvirt linux mirroring netboot network power powermanagement provisioning pxe python qemu redeployment reprovisioning sysadmin systemsmanagement templating tftp updates virtualization vmware xen xmlrpc yum

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30 Day Summary

Sep 14 2018 — Oct 14 2018

12 Month Summary

Oct 14 2017 — Oct 14 2018
  • 42 Commits
    Down -75 (64%) from previous 12 months
  • 16 Contributors
    Down -5 (23%) from previous 12 months