[CentOS-devel] Sharing Software Collections over NFS?

Fri Feb 9 17:00:56 UTC 2018
Leon Fauster <leonfauster at googlemail.com>

Am 09.02.2018 um 16:03 schrieb Honza Horak <hhorak at redhat.com>:
> It's been a while since I wrote an article about a cool feature that we introduced together with Software Collections packaging format, which is *the ability to share the environment on multiple machines by NFS sharing *[1].
> The idea is very simple -- install Software Collections of your favorite application stack (say Python 3.6 + NodeJS 8) and mount the /opt/rh on workstations. That way you have the same environment on all machines.
> Now, I'd like to request some feedback -- is there anybody on the list (or outside, but you at least know about it) who uses this feature for the Software Collections packages?
> Please, let us know! If you can't share it publicly, just drop me a direct mail. Of course, more feedback is welcome, but even simple YES would be also cool.
> [1] https://developers.redhat.com/blog/2015/06/29/maintain-software-collections-easily-on-thousands-of-machines-using-scl-register/

Honestly, all SCL packages that we (re)build locally, are build with "rpmbuild --define 'nfsmountable 0'" ... (because we do not have such scenario).