Role and syntax of the actionsmap


The actionsmap allows to easily define commands and their arguments through a YAML file. Moulinette will automatically make the command available through the CLI and Rest API, and will be mapped to a python function.

The illustration below summarizes how it works :


Format of the actionmap

General description of categories/subcategories, actions, arguments.

Authentication configuration

Document the configuration: authenticate: all LDAP stuff …

Special options for arguments

Document nargs, metavar, extra: pattern