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A recipe to provide facts about the context a buildout is running in

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This package provides information about the host you are running buildout on.

Exposed Parameters

The hostname of the machine buildout is running on, as returned by socket.gethostname()
The fully qualified domain of the machine buildout is running on, as return by socket.getfqdn(). If no fqdn is available, this will be the same as hostname.
The IP address of the network interface X.

Using facts

This example uses the missingbits echo recipe to print information about the current machine:

parts = echo

recipe = isotoma.recipe.facts

recipe = missingbits:echo
echo =
    The hostname is ${facts:hostname}
    The fdqn is ${facts:fdqn}
    The main IP address is ${facts:interface.eth0.address}


0.0.1 (2011-08-11)

  • Detect information about vcs

0.0.0 (2011-08-09)

  • Initial version
  • Ability to get fqdn, hostname and ip addresses (by eth name)

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