Wanted to include a partial response below to the list about extending
Cockpit, in case it helps anyone.
On 08.01.2015 04:39, Mark Constable wrote:
My main interest with cockpit, once I can use it on a current ubuntu
server, will be to provide an ultra simple PHP+BS4 frontend so the
cockpit workflow can be more easily integrated with other PHP apps
on a standard LEMP server.
Cool. And it's also really easy to add UI (eg: plugins) to Cockpit, so
if you have a workflow that needs extra UI it could be done like so:
You can also execute apps, write files, etc... All the current internal
API that's usable from the UI is documented here:
Not all stable yet, but we want to have it stable shortly.