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What is the vmcaster/vmcatcher toolset for?


Vmcaster is a simple tool for managing and updating your published virtual machines image lists. Following the HEPiX image list format.

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Vmcatcher is a tool which allows users to subscribe to Virtual Machine Image Lists, cache the images referenced to in the Virtual Machine Image List, validate the images list with x.509 based public key cryptography, and validate the images against sha512 hashes in the images lists and provide events for further applications to process update or expire changes of virtual machine images without having to further validate the images.

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main/faq/what_is_the_vmcaster_vmcatcher_toolset.txt · Last modified: 2014/03/26 14:37 by /C=GR/O=HellasGrid/OU=iasa.gr/CN=Marios Chatziangelou