Available PackagesΒΆ

The CernVM-FS software is available in form of several packages:

cvmfs-release
Adds the CernVM-FS yum/apt repository.
cvmfs-config-default
Contains a configuration and public keys suitable for nodes in the Worldwide LHC Computing Grid. Provides access to repositories in the cern.ch, egi.eu, and opensciencegrid.org domains.
cvmfs-config-none
Empty package to satisfy the cvmfs-config requirement of the cvmfs package without actually installing any configuration.
cvmfs
Contains the Fuse module and additional client tools. It has dependencies to at least one of the cvmfs-config-\(\cdots\) packages.
cvmfs-devel
Contains the libcvmfs.a static library and the libcvmfs.h header file for use of CernVM-FS with Parrot [Thain05] as well as the libcvmfs_cache.a static library and libcvmfs_cache.h header in order to develop cache plugins.
cvmfs-auto-setup
Only available through yum. This is a wrapper for cvmfs_config setup. This is supposed to provide automatic configuration for the ATLAS Tier3s. Depends on cvmfs.
cvmfs-server
Contains the CernVM-FS server tool kit for maintaining Stratum 0 and Stratum 1 servers.
kernel-...-.aufs21
Scientific Linux 6 kernel with aufs. Required for SL6 based Stratum 0 servers.
cvmfs-unittests
Contains the cvmfs_unittests binary. Only required for testing.