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Does PuppetDB store older facts? How can I query for old facts?

asked 2017-11-08 11:10:44 -0500

rssh22 gravatar image

I mean, may I be able to query puppetdb to get the value of fact ten days ago? For example, I need to know how many CPUS (processorcount fact) had a node ten days ago.

Thanks in advance

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answered 2017-11-09 05:32:42 -0500

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updated 2017-11-09 05:35:43 -0500

Hi rssh22,

It seems like this isn't yet possible, There is actually a Ticket that was opened for that: Resolution: Won't Fix

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The official documentation is also quite explicit, PuppetDB stores:

  • The most recent facts from every node
  • The most recent catalog for every node
  • Optionally, 14 days (configurable) of event reports for every node
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That's unfortunate

DarylW gravatar imageDarylW ( 2017-11-09 11:47:36 -0500 )edit

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