Foreman Blog

Foreman Config as Code

A while back, the Foreman developers released an Ansible Collection that contains modules to control almost any aspect of a Foreman server. This allows to apply the ‘Infrastructure as Code’ principle to my favorite OS Lifecycle and Deployment tool as well!

So, I dug in and made a role for Ansible which does just that!

TL;DR: Check it out on Github or Ansible Galaxy

What does Netways do with Foreman?

As outlined in Adding a vendor list to theforeman.org site, over the next few weeks, we will host some guest posts from different companies and consultants who offer professional services based on or extending Foreman for their customers. In this post, we hear from @dirk from NETWAYS and how they’ve interacted with the Foreman community to date. If you want to contribute to this series, please contact @mcorr.

How to write a new Foreman Ansible module in 20 lines of code

Some time ago, we were asked (twice) to add a module for managing HTTP proxies in Foreman to the Foreman Ansible Modules collection. Given the limited scope of the module, it’s a perfect fit for a guide how to write new modules utilizing the abstraction we have developed in Foreman Ansible Modules!

Foreman Community Newsletter (September 2020)

This month, there were two Foreman releases, a Foreman Ansible modules release, a Red Hat Product Management update to the community, new and ongoing RFE discussions, as well as some new resources for Debian users, and more!

iRonin in the Foreman Community

As outlined in Adding a vendor list to theforeman.org site, over the next few weeks, we will host some guest posts from different companies and consultants who offer professional services based on or extending Foreman for their customers. In this post, we hear from iRonin.IT and how they’ve interacted with the Foreman community to date. If you want to contribute to this series, please contact @mcorr.

Foreman 2.1.4 has been released! Follow the quick start to install it.

Foreman 2.0.3 has been released! Follow the quick start to install it.