osdistroupdate - a logical object definition in the xCAT database.


osdistroupdate Attributes: dirpath, downloadtime, osdistroname, osupdatename, usercomment


Logical objects of this type are stored in the xCAT database in one or more tables. Use the following commands to manipulate the objects: mkdef, chdef, lsdef, and rmdef. These commands will take care of knowing which tables the object attributes should be stored in. The attribute list below shows, in parentheses, what tables each attribute is stored in.

osdistroupdate Attributes:

dirpath (osdistroupdate.dirpath)

Path to where OS distro update is stored. (e.g. /install/osdistroupdates/rhels6.2-x86_64-20120716-update)

downloadtime (osdistroupdate.downloadtime)

The timestamp when OS distro update was downloaded..

osdistroname (osdistroupdate.osdistroname)

The OS distro name to update. (e.g. rhels)

osupdatename (osdistroupdate.osupdatename)

Name of OS update. (e.g. rhn-update1)

usercomment (osdistroupdate.comments)

Any user-written notes.


mkdef(1), chdef(1), lsdef(1), rmdef(1)