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How can i retrieve what nodes are failed/unresponsive/change via Puppet API?

asked 2013-02-21 16:44:12 -0500

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updated 2013-02-27 08:53:39 -0500

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I'm able to use the REST API to get some information from puppetmaster/puppetdb such as resources,facts,metrics via CURL.

I know i can get the nodes information through puppet dashboard however I really need another way to get what nodes nodes are failed/unresponsive/change from the puppetmaster/puppetdb via any API/CURL.

Thanks!

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answered 2013-02-27 13:21:45 -0500

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If you are using the latest version of PuppetDB there is available a new, experimental API that will allow you to pull reports for a given node.

This is still a new feature - future releases will make it much easier to retrieve the information you are looking for.

Alternately, if you use the 'store' option for reports, you can have a script that will parse the reports the reports as they come in and act on them if they spot errors/failures - using this method has the option of being able to build reports off the historical reports.

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