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Could not recieve information from environment production...

asked 2014-07-29 12:05:59 -0600

pedroluz gravatar image

updated 2014-07-30 03:35:48 -0600


Im getting this error on my node agent, when i run puppet agent --test

err: /File[/var/lib/puppet/lib]: Could not evaluate: Could not retrieve information from environment production source(s) puppet://puppet/plugins

The problem is that I don't have a environment called "production". Why is that being called? Is "production" some default or required name?

Puppet master and agent with version 2.7.25


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environment = production by default. Add the version of Puppet you've installed for the master and agent. I haven't seen this error in a some time and IIRC it was because there were no facts to sync, but I thought it was solved in 2.7.

ramindk gravatar imageramindk ( 2014-07-29 17:43:41 -0600 )edit

just added the version

pedroluz gravatar imagepedroluz ( 2014-07-30 03:36:01 -0600 )edit

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answered 2014-07-30 03:38:19 -0600

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After reading more about it, I found that the environment by default is "production", but we can specify one in /etc/puppet/puppet.conf

environment = otherenviroment
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