Module: Facter::Util::RootHome

Defined in:
modules/stdlib/lib/facter/root_home.rb

Overview

A facter fact to determine the root home directory. This varies on PE supported platforms and may be reconfigured by the end user.

Class Method Summary collapse

Class Method Details

.returnt_root_homeObject



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# File 'modules/stdlib/lib/facter/root_home.rb', line 6

def returnt_root_home
  root_ent = Facter::Util::Resolution.exec('getent passwd root')
  # The home directory is the sixth element in the passwd entry
  # If the platform doesn't have getent, root_ent will be nil and we should
  # return it straight away.
  root_ent && root_ent.split(':')[5]
end