Facter - command /usr/bin/facter

Module for the parsing of output from the facter command. Data is avaliable as a dict for each line of the output.

Sample input data for the facter command looks like:

architecture => x86_64
bios_vendor => Phoenix Technologies LTD
bios_version => 6.00
domain => example.com
facterversion => 1.7.6
filesystems => btrfs,ext2,ext3,ext4,msdos,vfat,xfs
fqdn => plin-w1rhns01.example.com
hostname => plin-w1rhns01
ipaddress => 172.23.27.50
ipaddress_ens192 => 172.23.27.50
ipaddress_lo => 127.0.0.1
is_virtual => true
kernel => Linux
kernelmajversion => 3.10

Examples

>>> facts_info = shared[facter]
>>> facts_info.kernelmajversion
'3.10'
>>> facts_info.domain
'example.com'
>>> facts_info.architecture
'x86_64'
class insights.parsers.facter.Facter(context, extra_bad_lines=None)[source]

Bases: insights.core.LegacyItemAccess, insights.core.CommandParser

Class for parsing facter command output.

Attributes are the facts in each line of the command output. All facts may be accessed as obj.fact_name. The get method is also provided to access any facts.

parse_content(content)[source]

Main parsing class method which stores all interesting data from the content.

Parameters

content (context.content) -- Parser context content

Returns

dictionary with parsed data

Return type

dict