[Howto] Accessing CloudForms updated REST API with Python

CloudForms comes with a REST API which was updated to version 2.0 in CloudForms 3.2. It covers substantially more functions compared to v1.0 and also offers feature parity with the old SOAP interface. This post holds a short introduction to calling the REST API via Python. Introduction Red Hat CloudForms is a Manager to “manage … Continue reading [Howto] Accessing CloudForms updated REST API with Python

[Short Tip] show processes accessing a file: fuser & lsof

Sometimes it’s good to know which processes access certain files, paths or devices. Think of debugging, but also of certain files blocked due to currently running processes. There are two commonly used tools to get information about which process accesses which file: lsof and fuser. The best known tool is arguably lsof – it lists … Continue reading [Short Tip] show processes accessing a file: fuser & lsof