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Puppet manifest for Windows using WebPiCMD

asked 2013-02-05 13:58:22 -0500

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updated 2013-02-05 23:31:11 -0500

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I have the following class to install all different versions of MVC

class mvc{  
  exec { 'mvc10':
    command   => 'C:\Temp\WebPiCmd.exe /Install /Products:MVC /AcceptEula',
    logoutput => true,
    require   => [Class["webpicmd"],Class["webserver"]] 
  exec { 'mvc30': 
    command   => 'C:\Temp\WebPiCmd.exe /Install /Products:MVC3 /AcceptEula',
    logoutput => true,
    require   => [Class["webpicmd"],Exec["mvc10"]]
  file {'mvc40':
    name   => 'C:\Temp\AspNetMVC4Setup.exe',
    ensure => present,
    source => 'puppet:///modules/mvc/AspNetMVC4Setup.exe',
    mode   => 0755
  exec { 'mvc40':
    command   => 'C:\Temp\AspNetMVC4Setup.exe /q ',
    logoutput => true,
    require   => [File["mvc40"],Class["netfx40"],Exec[mvc30]]

When I execute the puppet client remotely using a CI server like Team City ... (more)

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What version of puppet are you using, both master and agent? What is the exact error message you get when it fails? You require classes in several instances - nothing wrong ...(more)

llowder gravatar imagellowder ( 2013-02-05 23:35:36 -0500 )edit

Puppet Enterprise 2.7.19 for both.

We tested with a blank Windows 2008 R2 and execute the puppet client using the .bat file and it worked perfectly. The problem ...(more)

louis gravatar imagelouis ( 2013-02-06 20:53:39 -0500 )edit

There are certain dependencies that need to be enforced for certain Microsoft Packages. For example SQL Server 2008->Framework 4.0-> and all the Products using WebPiCMD depend on that ...(more)

louis gravatar imagelouis ( 2013-02-06 20:57:22 -0500 )edit

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answered 2013-02-07 14:37:05 -0500

i haven't used it, but chocolatey supports webpicmd. i wrote the chocolatey provider for puppet, and perhaps it can be extended to your use case.

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