And of course Plain Old Bash can help you not only with automating your installations locally but even remotely in the case your development machines are offered as a Service. DevOps movement is about automation and the Developers machines should be consider part of the Infrastructure. You can leverage to tools like Remoto-IT to easily build developer machines and achieve an important DevOps goal: Infrastructure As A Service ( IaaS )
This POB recipe works using CIFS shares thanks to some recipes I have posted before. You can easily make it work for NFS shares or to download Talend directly from the Web:
common/talend-gui-install.sh //windows/unc/path/to/TalendOpenStudio /mnt/TalendOpenStudio WindowsDomain `logname` `logname` TOS-All-r63143-V4.2.2.zip TOS-All-r63143-V4.2.2Which uses:
#!/bin/bash -e # talend-gui-install.sh USAGE="Usage: `basename $0` <cifsDirectory> <localDirectory> <windowsDomain> <linuxUser> <linuxGroup> <distributionFileName> <distributionVersion>" CREDENTIALS_PATH="/root/projects/cifs/cifs_smbmount.txt" cifsDirectory=$1 localDirectory=$2 windowsDomain=$3 linuxUser=$4 linuxGroup=$5 distributionFileName=$6 distributionVersion=$7 if [ $# -ne "7" ] then echo $USAGE exit 1 fi mkdir -p "$localDirectory" common/umount-path.sh "$localDirectory" common/mount-cifs.sh "$cifsDirectory" "$localDirectory" $CREDENTIALS_PATH $windowsDomain $linuxUser $linuxGroup echo "Copying distribution file. Might take a while depending on your connection ..." cp "$localDirectory/$distributionFileName" /opt/ cd /opt/ src=$distributionVersion dst=$distributionVersion-`date "+%Y%m%d"` if [ -d "$src" ]; then echo "Backing up previous Talend installation ..." rm -fr $dst mv $src $dst fi unzip $distributionFileName cd chown -R $linuxUser:$linuxUser /opt/$distributionVersion cp /opt/TOS/plugins/*/icons/appli_48x48.xpm /usr/share/pixmaps/talend_48x48.xpm common/gnome-application-launcher.sh Talend /opt/TOS/TalendOpenStudio-linux-gtk-x86_64 talend_48x48.xpmNote that we are using the gnome-application-launcher.sh recipe to create a Desktop launcher for Talend. Note we pass just talend_48x48.xpm as we previously copied to /usr/share/pixmaps/.