slow progress on the new version. Have been distracted by other projects. The new design is in place now, code should land really soon.
Control, Watch and Launch your applications and jobs over HTTP.
Gaffer is a set of Python modules and tools to easily maintain and interact with your applications or jobs launched on different machines over HTTP and websockets.
It promotes distributed and decentralized topologies without single points of failure, enabling fault tolerance and high availability.
Gaffer requires Python superior to 2.6 (yes Python 3 is supported)
To install gaffer using pip you must make sure you have a recent version of distribute installed:
curl -O http://python-distribute.org/distribute_setup.py sudo python distribute_setup.py easy_install pip
To install from source, run the following command:
$ pip install git+https://github.com/benoitc/gaffer.git
pip install gaffer
gaffer is available in the public domain (see UNLICENSE). gaffer is also optionally available under the MIT License (see LICENSE), meant especially for jurisdictions that do not recognize public domain works.