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Using puppi module on Windows

asked 2014-01-21 13:49:03 -0500

javatestcase gravatar image

I'm using Puppet with all my agents on Windows, version 3.3.1. Trying to test out the puppi module. I cloned the module from git:

git clone https://github.com/example42/puppi.git /etc/puppet/modules/puppi

but so far I can't run anything, even the basic command:

class { 'puppi': }

Produces the following output:

C:\ProgramData\PuppetLabs\puppet\etc\manifests>puppet apply site.pp
Warning: Config file C:/ProgramData/PuppetLabs/puppet/etc/hiera.yaml not found, using Hiera defaults
Notice: Compiled catalog for mypc in environment production in 1.49 seconds
Error: Parameter path failed on File ...
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answered 2014-01-21 15:11:20 -0500

Based upon all the information in the manifests files the module does not support the windows platform. A good indicator is the path that was referenced that could not be found "/usr/sbin/puppi" which is a linux path. Aside from possibly changing the paths that are hard coded in the manifests the actual code utilizes shell scripts to perform the necessary tasks so there likely is no quick option to convert such a module to support windows.

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d'oh. That explains why I can't find any documentation on it. Thanks.

javatestcase gravatar imagejavatestcase ( 2014-01-21 15:33:59 -0500 )edit
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Unfortunately for a number of modules it isn't readily apparent which platforms are supported. It would be great if puppetlabs provided an option to easily indicate which platforms a ...(more)

martezr gravatar imagemartezr ( 2014-01-21 15:39:20 -0500 )edit

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