[CentOS-devel] ostree as a delivery model

Thu Apr 17 03:46:04 UTC 2014
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>

On 04/04/2014 08:09 PM, Karanbir Singh wrote:
> The Fedora cloud sig has been talking about using the gnome ostre to
> deliver a potential platform, i think this is fantastic and leads in
> quite nicely to the conversations we've all been having about a minimial
> manageable image ( either for virt or cloud usage, or even baremetal ).
> I wonder if we can make this work for CentOS-6 now and 7 when its around
> ? the rpm-ostree stack seems to have a systemd dep though. Who fancies
> taking a dig at it ?
> references:
> ostree: https://wiki.gnome.org/action/show/Projects/OSTree
> rpm-ostree: https://github.com/cgwalters/rpm-ostree ( this is what one
> would use to take a bunch of rpms and make them into an ostree VM, it
> spits out a qcow2 image )

so, this happened http://projectatomic.io/ - i guess ostree just got
some serious traction on the distro level.

I'll post my scripts ( that build, deliver and are able to instantiate
an ostree image from rhel7beta1 into either kvm hosts ( or any hvm host
) including AWS HvM instances ( once i get to a proper internet
connection ).

- KB

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