Salt uses execution and state modules to define, apply, and orchestrate configuration of your devices. SUSE Manager provides a set of modules called Uyuni configuration modules, that you can use to configure both SUSE Manager and Uyuni Servers.
You can use the Uyuni configuration modules directly or using SLS files. They are are especially useful if you have multiple SUSE Manager Servers, for example in Hub installations, but they are also useful for smaller installations.
For more information about using Hub, see large-deployments:multi-server.adoc.
You can use Uyuni configuration modules to configure:
For more information about Salt execution modules, see https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/topics/tutorials/modules.html.
For more information about Salt state modules, see https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/topics/tutorials/starting_states.html.
The Uyuni configuration modules are available in the
On the SUSE Manager Server, at the command prompt, as root, use this command:
zypper in uyuni-config-modules
This package also installs detailed API descriptions, indications on pillar settings, and examples.
When you have installed the package, navigate to