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Where is puppet_enterprise_installer.txt?

asked 2013-10-10 10:09:24 -0500

gallen gravatar image

I am using the Learning Puppet VM and attempting to turn the VM into an agent, following the commands in the tutorial pages at

But when I run the commands I get the following output:

[root@learn ~]# puppet apply -e "class {'learningpuppet::makeagent':}" Warning: Variable access via 'newname' is deprecated. Use '@newname' instead. template[/etc/puppetlabs/puppet/modules/learningpuppet/templates/puppet.conf.erb]:12 (at /etc/puppetlabs/puppet/modules/learningpuppet/templates/puppet.conf.erb:12:in `block in result') Error: Could not set 'file' on ensure: No such file or directory - /etc ... (more)

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answered 2013-10-10 18:27:29 -0500

Hi Gallen, Thanks for pointing this out. In PE 3.0 and higher, there is no longer a puppetenterpriseinstaller.txt. It's nothing you're doing, it looks like an incompatibility between the learning vms modules and PE 3.0.x's new structure. I'm passing this along to the team who made it so it can be corrected.

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Thanks, Celia. Will I get an solution or a workaround from them?

gallen gravatar imagegallen ( 2013-10-10 22:17:24 -0500 )edit

Hi gallen, I have a pull request to fix the module that's available for download. For a quick fix, replace the contents of the makeagent.pp file in /etc ...(more)

carthik gravatar imagecarthik ( 2013-10-11 15:51:00 -0500 )edit

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