Provisioning Tools

    Several different tools can be used to automate the provisioning of Flatcar Container Linux images. These guides can help you understand what each of the tools do, as well as provide plenty of examples of how to use them.

    Ignition

    Provisioning utility specially designed for Container OSs

    Using Container Linux Config

    YAML configuration format used to generate Ignition configs.

    Butane Config Transpiler

    Transforms Butane files into Ignition configuration

    Systemd-sysext

    Extending the base OS with systemd-sysext images

    Terraform

    Provision Flatcar Container Linux with an Ignition configuration through Terraform

    Torcx

    Addon manager for applying ephemeral changes