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= CipUX (since year 2000) = ## page was renamed from DebianEdu/CipUX
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CipUX is a framework for server administration. With CipUX tools you can solve the daily administration tasks easily. There are several layers of tools for users with different
skills.
Please visit http://wiki.cipux.org for actual information.
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CipUX/CAT (CipUX Administration Tool) ||||<: tablewidth="100%" tablestyle=""rowbgcolor="#dddddd"rowstyle=""style="text-align: left;">'''CipUX'''||
||||<:rowbgcolor="#dddddd"rowstyle=""> CipUX is a framework for server administration. With CipUX tools you can solve daily administration tasks easily. There are several layers of tools for users with different skills.||
||<(rowbgcolor="#dddddd"rowstyle=""> {{http://source.cipux.org/pix.cipux.org/logo/CipUX-3.2.6_72dpi.png}} <<TableOfContents>> || <<FullSearch(cipuxfirstlevelpage)>> ||
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 * with the graphical user interface you may fullfill serveral tasks without Linux knowledge
   (today CAT is a webmin based tool, but other versions may developed effortlessly).
CipUX is made up of several parts: on bottom is the LDAP server.
On top of that, the LDAP abstraction layer CipUX::Storage can be found.
The layer for handling generic CipUX objects comes
afterwards: CipUX::Object. On the top the CipUX::Task module delivers
daily administration task functions to different institutions:
(1) The graphical CAT user interface.
(2) The CipUX shell command line, and
(3) the XML-RPC daemon.
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 * with the Moodle plugins (under development from the Frensh team) even a non experienced user
   may do adminstrational work.
= CipUX interfaces: =
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CipUX/Shell tasks == CipUX-CAT-Web (CipUX Administration Tool) ==
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 * There are over 60 CipUX shell commands wich may be used by a semi experienced administrator.
   They may be used for compounding new tasks, writing macros or cron jobs
||<:tablewidth="100%"> {{http://source.cipux.org/screenshot.cipux.org/3.2.9/cipux_3.2.9_index_small_halfpart_en.png}}||
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CipUX/low level commands:  * With the graphical user interface, you may perform several tasks without Linux knowledge (today CAT is a CGI based tool for Apache, but other versions may be developed effortlessly).
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  * This very powerful commands give the access to every single value of the LDAP database
    for skilled users, but without needing LDAP knowledge.
 * With the Moodle plug-in (under development by the French team), even an inexperienced user can do the work of an administrator. It is available for CipUX 3.2.6 and CipUX 3.2.12
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CipUX/RPC daemon:  * [[DebianEdu/CipUX/CAT|more]]
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  * Other applications may also use CipUX for administration tasks, even over the network
    by using its remote procedure calls.
== CipUX-Shell-Tasks ==

 * There are over 242 [[CipUX/Tasks| CipUX command line task commands]] which may be used by a semi-experienced administrator. They may be used for creating new tasks, writing macros, or defining cron jobs.
 * You can use cipux_task_client to access them.

== CipUX/low level commands: ==

  * These very powerful commands give access to every single value of the LDAP database for high skilled users, without needing expert LDAP knowledge.

  * cipux_storage_client
  * cipux_object_client

== CipUX/XML-RPC daemon: ==

  * Other applications may also use CipUX for administration tasks, even over the network, by using its [[CipUX/XmlRpc|remote procedure calls]].

= The scope of the CipUX framework =
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== The scope of the CipUX framework is ==
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 * administrate users
 * ... groups (courses)
 * ... machines
 * ... rooms
 * ... examinations
 * ... roles
 * ... images
 * ...

CipUX is modular: so you can use it with or without quota, with ACL or without ACL, with or without samba ...
CipUX is modular, so you can use it with or without quota, with or without ACLs, with or without Samba ...
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== Screenshot ==

|| "http://screenshot.cipux.org/3.2.9/tn/cipux_3.2.9_index_part.jpg" [http://screenshot.cipux.org/3.2.9/cipux_3.2.9_index_part.png Index] ||
||<tablestyle=""tablewidth="99%"rowbgcolor="#7fa0cf"> <<Navigation(children,1)>> ||

Please visit http://wiki.cipux.org for actual information.

CipUX

CipUX is a framework for server administration. With CipUX tools you can solve daily administration tasks easily. There are several layers of tools for users with different skills.

http://source.cipux.org/pix.cipux.org/logo/CipUX-3.2.6_72dpi.png

CipUX is made up of several parts: on bottom is the LDAP server. On top of that, the LDAP abstraction layer CipUX::Storage can be found. The layer for handling generic CipUX objects comes afterwards: CipUX::Object. On the top the CipUX::Task module delivers daily administration task functions to different institutions: (1) The graphical CAT user interface. (2) The CipUX shell command line, and (3) the XML-RPC daemon.

CipUX interfaces:

CipUX-CAT-Web (CipUX Administration Tool)

http://source.cipux.org/screenshot.cipux.org/3.2.9/cipux_3.2.9_index_small_halfpart_en.png

  • With the graphical user interface, you may perform several tasks without Linux knowledge (today CAT is a CGI based tool for Apache, but other versions may be developed effortlessly).
  • With the Moodle plug-in (under development by the French team), even an inexperienced user can do the work of an administrator. It is available for CipUX 3.2.6 and CipUX 3.2.12
  • ?more

CipUX-Shell-Tasks

  • There are over 242 ?CipUX command line task commands which may be used by a semi-experienced administrator. They may be used for creating new tasks, writing macros, or defining cron jobs.

  • You can use cipux_task_client to access them.

CipUX/low level commands:

  • These very powerful commands give access to every single value of the LDAP database for high skilled users, without needing expert LDAP knowledge.
  • cipux_storage_client
  • cipux_object_client

CipUX/XML-RPC daemon:

  • Other applications may also use CipUX for administration tasks, even over the network, by using its remote procedure calls.

The scope of the CipUX framework

CipUX is modular, so you can use it with or without quota, with or without ACLs, with or without Samba ...