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cdist-type__install_stage - download and unpack a stage file

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NAME

cdist-type__install_stage - download and unpack a stage file

DESCRIPTION

Downloads a operating system stage using curl and unpacks it to /target using tar. The stage tarball is expected to be gzip compressed.

REQUIRED PARAMETERS

uri
The uri from which to fetch the tarball. Can be anything understood by curl, e.g:
http://path/to/stage.tgz
tftp:///path/to/stage.tgz
file:///local/path/stage.tgz
 



OPTIONAL PARAMETERS

target
where to unpack the tarball to. Defaults to /target.

BOOLEAN PARAMETERS

insecure
run curl in insecure mode so it does not check the servers ssl certificate

EXAMPLES

 
__install_stage --uri tftp:///path/to/stage.tgz
__install_stage --uri http://path/to/stage.tgz --target /mnt/foobar
__install_stage --uri file:///path/to/stage.tgz --target /target
__install_stage --uri https://path/to/stage.tgz --target /mnt/foobar --insecure


AUTHORS

Steven Armstrong < steven-cdist--@--armstrong.cc>

COPYING

Copyright (C) 2011 - 2013 Steven Armstrong. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
December 18, 2016 4.4.1