fabric python

Simple, Pythonic remote execution and deployment.

3 years after

Fabric is a Python (2.5-2.7) library and command-line tool for streamlining the use of SSH for application deployment or systems administration tasks.

It provides a basic suite of operations for executing local or remote shell commands (normally or via sudo) and uploading/downloading files, as well as auxiliary functionality such as prompting the running user for input, or aborting execution.

Typical use involves creating a Python module containing one or more functions, then executing them via the fab command-line tool. Below is a small but complete "fabfile" containing a single task:

.. code-block:: python

from fabric.api import run

def host_type():
    run('uname -s')

Once a task is defined, it may be run on one or more servers, like so::

$ fab -H localhost,linuxbox host_type
[localhost] run: uname -s
[localhost] out: Darwin
[linuxbox] run: uname -s
[linuxbox] out: Linux

Done.
Disconnecting from localhost... done.
Disconnecting from linuxbox... done.

In addition to use via the fab tool, Fabric's components may be imported into other Python code, providing a Pythonic interface to the SSH protocol suite at a higher level than that provided by e.g. the Paramiko library (which Fabric itself uses.)

Related Repositories

react-native-fabric

react-native-fabric

A React Native library for Fabric, Crashlytics and Answers ...

fabric-sdk-go

fabric-sdk-go

Read-only mirror of https://gerrit.hyperledger.org/r/#/admin/projects/fabric-sdk ...

motion-fabric

motion-fabric

Easily integrate Fabric in your RubyMotion application. ...

fabric.js

fabric.js

Fabric.js — Object Model for HTML5 Canvas + SVG-to-Canvas Parser. ...

office-ui-fabric-rails

office-ui-fabric-rails

Gem for including Office UI Fabric (http://dev.office.com/fabric) in your rails ...


Top Contributors

bitprophet chrisvest goosemo tswicegood konradhalas octplane max-arnold davidhalter akitada sophacles rasky mw44118 opie4624 focusaurus calebgroom offbyone stnatic ericholscher fgmacedo hgdeoro i-maravic msabramo matthewwithanm owenn rsaikali alisaifee asmeurer alex xarg roccoblues

Releases

-   pre-paramiko-vendori zip tar
-   pre-7-merge zip tar
-   1.4.3 zip tar
-   1.4.2 zip tar
-   1.4.1 zip tar
-   1.4.0 zip tar
-   1.3.8 zip tar
-   1.3.7 zip tar
-   1.3.6 zip tar
-   1.3.5 zip tar
-   1.3.4 zip tar
-   1.3.3 zip tar
-   1.3.2 zip tar
-   1.3.1 zip tar
-   1.3.0 zip tar
-   1.2.6 zip tar
-   1.2.5 zip tar
-   1.2.4 zip tar
-   1.2.3 zip tar
-   1.2.2 zip tar
-   1.2.1 zip tar
-   1.2.0 zip tar
-   1.1.8 zip tar
-   1.1.7 zip tar
-   1.1.6 zip tar
-   1.1.5 zip tar
-   1.1.4 zip tar
-   1.1.3 zip tar
-   1.1.2 zip tar
-   1.1.1 zip tar