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Buildout recipe for generating cluster start/stop scripts.

Project Description

Cluster buildout recipe

This package provides buildout recipes for creating start/stop scripts

Mandatory Parameters

A list of services to start and stop

Optional Parameters

There are no optional parameters.


This software is available from our recipe repository on github.


Copyright 2010 Isotoma Limited

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0.0.12 (2012-10-15)

  • Increase delay when starting a service. This is to give a slow VM long enough to start 3 zopes.

0.0.11 (2012-06-27)

  • Allow arbritary text to be inserted into a cluster script (the intention is to be able to inject comments for init systems to scan.

0.0.10 (2012-03-12)

  • Add a ‘running’ subcommand. Exit code 0 means all the services are running. Exit code 1 means 1 server is missing, 2 means 2 are missing and so on.

0.0.9 (2012-02-02)

  • Make force-user optional.

0.0.8 (2011-10-04)

  • Don’t sudo if it can be helped

0.0.7 (2011-09-08)

  • Avoid simplejson

0.0.6 (2011-08-31)

  • Fix typos

0.0.4 (2011-08-26)

  • Create the varrun directory if it doesnt exist
  • Pick up ${buildout:run-directory} if its set
  • Pin simplejson

0.0.3 (2011-08-23)

  • Fix shlex split aginst unicode strings

0.0.2 (2011-08-09)

  • Added ‘user’ option to Service object so we can run different services as different users
  • Fix tests


  • None?


  • Initial version
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