Provisioners

Provisioners use builtin and third-party software to install and configure the machine image after booting. Provisioners prepare the system for use, so common use cases for provisioners include:

  • installing packages
  • patching the kernel
  • creating users
  • downloading application code

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Table Views

The Provisioners table view shows the following columns.

Name

the name of the Provisioner

Type

The type of Provisioner

Description

The description of the Provisioner

Resource

The resource name of the Provisioner

Pause before

If you like you can also show the Pause before value (where applicable).

Timeout

If you like you can also show the Timeoute value (where applicable).