Monthly Archives: January 2016

CFEngine Internals: How cf-agent executes a policy?

1. Start GDB [root@infra01 unixguy]# gdb /var/cfengine/bin/cf-agent GNU gdb (GDB) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6.1-64.el7 Copyright (C) 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html&gt; This is free software: you are free to change … Continue reading

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Who’s killing that process? Who’s dumping prelink files in /tmp? — Linux auditd to the rescue

So on the other day at work we had some interesting issues. People started complaining that config management tool was killing application processes. Few days before that we had people complaining about /tmp getting filled up due to mysterious prelink … Continue reading

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