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Error: Failed to apply catalog:

asked 2013-09-30 03:46:04 -0600

juergen gravatar image

updated 2013-10-01 12:43:26 -0600

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hi, i am a new puppet user, and last week i installed my first puppet enterprise server. i installed my first modules (puppetlabs-motd and puppetlabswin-desktop_shortcut) and it works fine.

today i installed the smokeping module on the puppet server

puppet module install tobru/smokeping

and in the puppet enterprise console, i created a class named smokeping and assigned it to one puppet client on the puppet client i run

puppet agent -t -d

then i get this error message:

Error: Failed to apply catalog: Cannot alias File[/var/opt/lib/pe-puppet/concat/] to ["/var/opt/lib/pe-puppet/concat"] at /opt ...
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This is the error of re-declaration of File resource for "/var/opt/lib/pe-puppet/concat" in - /opt/puppet/share/puppet/modules/concat/manifests/init.pp - /opt/puppet/share/puppet/modules ...(more)

rahul khengare gravatar imagerahul khengare ( 2013-09-30 04:03:14 -0600 )edit

where does your `modules/concat` come from?

Stefan gravatar imageStefan ( 2013-10-01 12:58:29 -0600 )edit

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answered 2013-10-02 01:07:55 -0600

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it´s ripienaar-concat (v0.2.0) and it was installed by the initial setup. i want to unistall this modul and install the puppetlabs/concat modul but i get the message:

puppet module uninstall ripienaar/concat

Notice: Preparing to uninstall 'ripienaar-concat' ... Error: Could not uninstall module 'ripienaar-concat' Other installed modules have dependencies on 'ripienaar-concat' (v0.2.0) 'puppetlabs/authconf' (v0.1.6) requires 'ripienaar-concat' (>= 0.2.0) 'puppetlabs/postgresql' (v2.3.0) requires 'ripienaar-concat' (>= 0.2.0) 'puppetlabs/puppetenterprise' (v3.0.1) requires 'ripienaar-concat' (v0.2.x) 'tobru/smokeping' (v1.0.0) requires 'ripienaar-concat' (>= 0.0.0) Use ... (more)

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