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Building AIX nodes with open source puppet ... any success

asked 2013-09-05 15:05:21 -0600

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Has anyone been successful at building an AIX puppet node not using the pre-defined pe-puppet binaries? My attempts have been on AIX 6.1 tl 8 and I have failed each time.

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Please post relevant build logs somewhere, and maybe someone will be able to troubleshoot the problem for you.

GregLarkin gravatar imageGregLarkin ( 2013-09-05 17:17:37 -0600 )edit

The modules you have used as well. I've worked with AIX on Puppet Enterprise - open source wouldn't be that different.

llowder gravatar imagellowder ( 2013-09-06 14:13:48 -0600 )edit

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answered 2013-09-10 10:20:39 -0600 gravatar image

updated 2013-09-11 12:48:54 -0600

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I just installed open source version puppet on AIX 7.1. use rpm build command, built ruby, rubygem, rubygem-json, rubygem-json_pure, rubygem-stomp, rubygem-hash_deep_merge, facter, hiera, puppet and other packages.

If you need, maybe I can write a blog.

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Any guide on what your procedure was would be very helpful. Did you use the GNU tools as well to build the src files?

jon_teilmann gravatar imagejon_teilmann ( 2013-09-12 05:13:01 -0600 )edit

I second that; I'd love a blog post on this.

Rob Ogilvie gravatar imageRob Ogilvie ( 2013-09-12 11:44:59 -0600 )edit

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