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Force Puppet Run Through Dashboard

asked 2013-10-09 05:48:16 -0600

Blakey gravatar image

Is it at all possible to use Dashboard to make a client perform a Puppet Agent run?

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answered 2013-10-09 05:51:38 -0600

For Open Source Puppet Dashboard short answer - no. Officially suggested workaround - use mCollective to run puppet on-demand.

Although Puppet Enterprise allow to do that (using mCollective behind the scene).

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Thanks! I'll look into mCollective...

Blakey gravatar imageBlakey ( 2013-10-09 05:53:18 -0600 )edit

answered 2014-10-27 07:40:11 -0600

ArmanCastell gravatar image

In the meantime, Open Source Dashboard has been discontinued. There is however a nice replacement, using Passenger and Foreman:

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