These web pages provide a small selection of Free software provided by the Systems Development and Support team, which is part of IT Services at the University of Oxford.

Software available

abr

abr is for managing and deploying secrets, typically in conjunction with other deployment tools such as configtool. It includes a simple templating system, intended to be run on the target system, to merge secret data with non-secret data stored in a configuration repository.

configtool

configtool is for deploying configuration repositories.

rb3

rb3 is a tool for generating and managing configuration repositories.

dropto

dropto -- privilege-dropping exec-er in the spirit of setuidgid

General

Bug reports

Please send bug reports and patches to sysdev@it.ox.ac.uk.

Mailing lists

An announcement mailing list for all packages is available. Please send a blank email to sysdev-software-announce-subscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk to subscribe.