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asked 2013-10-15 03:50:21 -0600

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I noticed that Puppet Dashboard is not being supported anymore. Therefor I tried to install Foreman for Puppet. I installed it using the Foreman auto installer. However I cannot access the webserver like it shows in the videos. Also, the agents aren't able to execute the 'puppet agent --test' commands anymore, resulting in the following error:

Warning: Unable to fetch my node definition, but the agent run will continue: Warning: Error 400 on SERVER: Failed to find puppet-master.domain.local via exec: Execution of '/etc/puppet/node.rb puppet-master.domain.local' returned 1: Info: Retrieving plugin Error: Could ...

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answered 2013-10-15 05:15:31 -0600

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I finally managed to install Foreman successfully.

I reverted back to a previous snapshot of the Virtual Machine and uninstalled puppet-server, puppet and mysql-server as it contained a basic setup of the puppet-master. I then installed the foreman-installer and ran it afterwards with the command 'foreman-installer' and afterwards I was finally able to access the foreman web server. I also noticed that the Windows client automaticly connected to it. I had to ran the 'puppet agent' command on the CentOS server to connect it with the puppetmaster aswell.

Now I'll go and check out the functionalities of the program ... (more)

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