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Is there a limitation on puppetserver version 2.7.18?

asked 2013-08-22 11:39:15 -0500

jhossain gravatar image

I have asked this question differently before. Puppet Server 2.7.18 not accepting more clinets, there are already a total of 74 clients managed on this master.

Is there a limitation on puppetserver version 2.7.18?

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Are you still using the default WEBrick puppet server or you did switch to a proper one (Apache/Nginx) ? As far as I know there are no limits for how ...(more)

golja gravatar imagegolja ( 2013-08-25 07:41:25 -0500 )edit

Hi golja; I am not the admin who configured this master. Looks like, our setting is (Apache/Nginx) combination. I will try to put together some log for all of ...(more)

jhossain gravatar imagejhossain ( 2013-08-30 09:51:31 -0500 )edit

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answered 2013-08-29 07:22:12 -0500

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There is no builtin limitation. Puppet Enterprise can handle nearly 1,000 nodes per master with only a little tuning, and several hundred out of the box.

With Puppet Open Source, the default webrick interface starts to have problems around 30-40 nodes, but that is due to the fact that webrick is single threaded and can't handle more than one request at a time.

If you use Passenger with Apache or Nginx, the only limit is one of hardware and networking capacity.

To fully diagnose the problem, we would need to see logs, as "not accepting new clients" could ... (more)

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Hi; Because I am new in puppet, I would need to know what type of log I should post. Is it the puppet related log found in the /var/log ...(more)

jhossain gravatar imagejhossain ( 2013-08-30 09:55:01 -0500 )edit

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