Appliance Definition parameters

Parameters?

You can use several parameters in your appliance definitions (.appl files). They can be used, for example, in external repository definitions.

name: postgis
summary: PostGIS appliance
appliances:
  - jeos
repos:
  - name: "postgresql"
    baseurl: "http://yum.pgsqlrpms.org/8.3/#OS_NAME#/#OS_NAME#-#OS_VERSION#-#BASE_ARCH#/"
packages:
  - postgresql
  - postgresql-server
  - postgis

Warning: If you use parameters in your definition, make sure that string containing this parameter is quoted!

Available parameters

#ARCH#

Possible values (depends on your system):

  • i386
  • i686
  • i586
  • x86_64

#BASE_ARCH#

Possible values:

  • i386
  • x86_64

#OS_NAME#

Possible values:

  • fedora
  • rhel

#OS_VERSION#

Release version or name, eg. 15 (fedora), 5 (RHEL), rawhide (for Fedora developement).