fedmsg-announce(1) send an announcement to the fedmsg bus


fedmsg-announce [--link URL] [<common fedmsg options>]

fedmsg-announce [-h|--help]


fedmsg-announce emits an announcement message to the fedmsg bus.

This command expects its message to come from its standard input.

Technically this command is a simpler version of fedmsg-logger(1) that emits on a special topic. It is expected that routing_policy is specified such that only restricted parties can issue fedmsg announcements.


-h, --help
Print an help message and exit
--link URL
Specify a link to go along with the announcement.


--io-threads IO_THREADS
Number of io threads for 0mq to use
--topic-prefix TOPIC_PREFIX
Prefix for the topic of each message sent.
--post-init-sleep POST_INIT_SLEEP
Number of seconds to sleep after initializing.
--config-filename CONFIG_FILENAME
Config file to use.
Simply print out the configuration and exit. No action taken.
--timeout TIMEOUT
Timeout in seconds for any blocking zmq operations.
--high-water-mark HIGH_WATER_MARK
Limit on the number of messages in the queue before blocking.
--linger ZMQ_LINGER
Number of milliseconds to wait before timing out connections.


echo "Debian jessie has been released." | fedmsg-announce --link https://www.debian.org/News/


The Fedora Infrastructure team <[email protected]>
Wrote the fedmsg software.
Nicolas Dandrimont <[email protected]>
Wrote this manpage for the Debian system.


Copyright © 2014 Nicolas Dandrimont

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You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

On Debian systems, a copy of the license can be found in the /usr/share/common-licenses/LGPL-2.1 file.