configsnap - Record and compare system state

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 7
Repository EPEL x86_64
Package filename configsnap-0.17.1-1.el7.noarch.rpm
Package name configsnap
Package version 0.17.1
Package release 1.el7
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
License ASL 2.0
Maintainer -
Download size 22.82 KB
Installed size 52.08 KB
configsnap records important system state information and can optionally compare
with a previous state and identify changes


Package Version Architecture Repository
configsnap-0.18.0-1.el7.noarch.rpm 0.18.0 noarch EPEL Testing
configsnap - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/python2 -


Name Value
config(configsnap) = 0.17.1-1.el7
configsnap = 0.17.1-1.el7


Type URL
Binary Package configsnap-0.17.1-1.el7.noarch.rpm
Source Package configsnap-0.17.1-1.el7.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest epel-release rpm from
  2. Install epel-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh epel-release*rpm
  3. Install configsnap rpm package:
    # yum install configsnap




2019-07-03 - Nick Rhodes <> - 0.17.1-1
- Convert relative basedir to absolute path (PR 103)
2019-06-16 - Nick Rhodes <> - 0.17.0-1
- Update diff function to use Popen.communicate() (PR 101)
2019-01-31 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 0.16.2-2
- Rebuilt for
2018-12-02 - Nick Rhodes <> - 0.16.2-1
- Only report skipping default additional.conf file when using custom file
2018-11-04 - Nick Rhodes <> - 0.16.1-1
- Revert previous --config release with argparse rewrite
- Add --config option for specifying custom a configuration file using optparse
- Filter the "ip address show" output to remove lines containing valid_lft XXsec preferred_lft XXsec
2018-10-17 - Nick Rhodes <> - 0.16-1
- Add --config option for specifying custom a configuration file
2018-09-15 - Nick Rhodes <> - 0.15-1
- Added copy_dir function to recursively backup and diff directories
- Add ability to use copy_dir in additional.conf along with a file pattern match
2018-07-31 - Paolo Gigante <> - 0.14-1
- Adjusted -w option to only overwrite specific tagged files
- Add option to compare existing files without gathering new data using the -C/--compare-only option
- Added the option to capture post data and compare to phases other than *.pre using the --pre option
- Added option to force a compare even id the phase does not contain "post" or "rollback" using the --force-compare option
2018-07-12 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 0.13-3
- Rebuilt for
2018-02-07 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 0.13-2
- Rebuilt for

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