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       cf-serverd - cfengine’s server agent


        cf-serverd [options]


       The  server  daemon provides two services: it acts as a file server for
       remote file copying and it allows an authorized  cf-runagent  to  start
       start  a cf-agent process and set certain additional classes with role-
       based access control.

       cfengine is a self-healing configuration and  change  management  based
       system.  You  can think of cfengine as a very high level language, much
       higher level than Perl or shell. Asingle statement is called a promise,
       and  compliance  can  result in many hundreds of filesbeing created, or
       the permissions of  many  hundreds  offiles  being  set.  The  idea  of
       cfengine  is  to create a one or more sets of configuration files which
       willclassify and describe the setup of every host in a network.


       --help, -h
              Print the help message

       --debug, -d
              Set debugging level 0,1,2,3

       --verbose, -v
              Output verbose information about the behaviour of the agent

       --dry-run, -n
              All talk and no action mode - make no changes,  only  inform  of
              promises not kept

       --version, -V
              Output the version of the software

       --file, -f
              Specify an alternative input file than the default

       --define, -D
              Define  a  list  of comma separated classes to be defined at the
              start of execution

       --negate, -N
              Define a list of comma separated classes to be undefined at  the
              start of execution

       --no-lock, -K
              Ignore       locking      constraints      during      execution
              (ifelapsed/expireafter) if "too soon" to run

       --inform, -I
              Print basic information about changes made to the  system,  i.e.
              promises repaired

       --diagnostic, -x
              Activate internal diagnostics (developers only)

       --no-fork, -F
              Run as a foreground processes (do not fork)

       --ld-library-path, -L
              Set the internal value of LD_LIBRARY_PATH for child processes


       Mark Burgess and Cfengine AS


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       This software is Copyright (C) 2008- Cfengine AS.

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