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No [Master] in my puppet.conf file. I can only see [main] and [agent] by default

asked 2015-11-05 15:27:56 -0500

sandeep gravatar image

No [Master] in my puppet.conf file. I can only see [main] and [agent] by default after installation. my installation is open source puppet master. So my question is should i create entry [Master] manually in my puppet.conf file to enable settings? or can i put all the settings (entries) in [Main] ???

Can someone please clarify?

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answered 2015-11-06 09:31:10 -0500

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It should be possible to put the settings in [Main]. See here: Config Files: The Main Config File (puppet.conf).

But as noted in the link, master-specific settings should be under [Master].


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Thanks for your response. So can i manually create an entry for [master] in puppet.conf file? because i have only [main] and [agent] by default.

sandeep gravatar imagesandeep ( 2015-11-06 10:35:21 -0500 )edit

yes. that's fine

far4d gravatar imagefar4d ( 2015-11-07 15:05:06 -0500 )edit

Remember, you can set values using the puppet config command. Here's an example setting the 'server' value in the 'agent' section of the puppet.conf puppet config set server= --section agent

DarylW gravatar imageDarylW ( 2015-11-13 08:42:08 -0500 )edit

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