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Re: [Xen-devel] organizing virtual machines

On Mon, 21 Feb 2005 18:29:17 -0500
"Eric S. Johansson" <esj@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> my fantasy world for proper system configuration management would record 
> baseline and changes so that when baseline changes one can re-create the 
> working configuration set (i.e. /etc).  For a virtual machine 
> environment like xen, one could have virtual machine associated changes 
> with a common baseline so that when you update your executables and 
> configuration directory, all the changes replicate properly or can be 
> flagged for human attention.
> I'm planning a working on this when I have some spare neurons.

Have some thoughts on all this, too, but quickly, there is a recent paper on
the subject: 

Besides debconf, here's some links to check out:



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