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Puppet Enterprise SSL Problems

asked 2013-07-17 04:30:03 -0600

paulmiles01 gravatar image


I have the scenario where I am building 'fat' AMI images on AWS which has an unattended install of puppet enterprise (including puppet db, mcollective etc). The problem I have is that I have to make various guesses or assumptions about the environment that puppet will be running in since hostnames/IP addresses etc will be changing when this AMI is deployed into our live environment.

With this in mind, I'm getting SSL issues at the moment when trying to perform a puppet agent run.

This is the steps so far : 1) Build FAT AMI image with puppet ... (more)

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A few questions/requests. 1.) Are you using Puppet standalone, or with a master? 2.) Please post your puppet.conf file 3.) Please supply the hostnames of any fixed servers ...(more)

Ancillas gravatar imageAncillas ( 2013-07-17 10:06:54 -0600 )edit

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answered 2013-10-25 11:06:03 -0600

Rodney gravatar image

Your want to use a hostname other than localhost for your PuppetDB settings and ensure that your SSL certificates don't have a CN of localhost but instead the real server name.

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