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Managing Systemd with Converge

// Rebecca Skinner // Converge

Converge 0.6.0 adds support for the systemd.unit.state resource, which will allow you to control systemd services from converge. In this article, we’ll talk about what capabilities have been added to converge for controlling systemd processes.

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Extending Converge

// Rebecca Skinner

In this article on extending Converge, we’ll walk through the process of developing a brand new Converge resource from scratch. We’ll go into detail on the resource authors’ API and building a resource that’s safe and usable. This article was generated from a literate program, you can download the original orgmode document if you want to build the examples yourself.

Update: 2017-01-06

This article was updated on 2017-01-06. The How Resource Work section has been updated to use the updated Resource Authors API.

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Building Reusable Modules with Conditionals

// Rebecca Skinner

Converge 0.3.0 adds support for conditionals, making it easy to create a module that can react to different underlying operating systems, user configurations, and other runtime information.

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