Using Converge to Unarchive a Compressed File

// Allison Richardet // Converge

Converge 0.6.0 adds an unarchive resource that handles archive formats such as zip and tar.gz. This new feature allows you to verify archive sources and manage the unarchiving process on a system. We will discuss the configuration settings and how the unarchive resource works. Examples will cover fetching, verifying, and extracting a file. Data Used to Perform the Unarchive Converge requires the source and destination be provided. Additionally, a few other fields are supported as optional parameters to be used for the unarchive process. Read More…