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You can't do GitOps until you can git add

Mar 13, 2020, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Read)

What will I get by using Git for server configs?

  1. All changes are logged and tracked - Who made that change, when, etc.? 
  2. All changes are versioned - If the most recent change broke something, it's easy to roll back.
  3. Free backup - Just clone the repository to multiple locations.
  4. Easy to reuse configs - Just installed a new server and want to use 90% of a common apache configuration? Just clone the repo and copy the file.

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