Completely unscientific poll: cfengine, puppet, other?

Priyadarshan bsd at
Wed Mar 2 08:40:46 UTC 2016

I wonder if anybody is using Rex? We have been using Rex
( with much satisfaction. It is similar in
concept to Ansible, ie push, not pull.

Configuration instructions are via so-called Rexfiles. They are written
in a small DSL but can also contain arbitrary Perl, and that where it
shines, perhaps because we use Perl a lot.

(A short intro:


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