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Stop service using PQL

asked 2018-12-02 21:51:31 -0600

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I would like to query and stop "mcollective" service using PQL

  resources[certname] { type = "Service" and title = "httpd" }


resources[] { type = "Service" and title = "mcollective" }

I am not sure what attribute need to pass to stop service.

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answered 2018-12-15 06:41:59 -0600

You can't. Puppet query language is a mere query language. You can query data, but cannot manipulate any.

The action, what you do with the list of returned certname, is specified in the corresponding context where you enter your PQL query.

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