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Puppet — Applying puppet classes

asked 2014-02-09 08:34:36 -0600

skit gravatar image

I have a node 1 on which my application is going to be deployed using puppet. I have created a hiera file (node1_application.yaml) which states all the server details that this application is going to use such as

ldap_server = node2

mq_server = node3

Is there any way that in node.pp , I only give node1 information which stats which class to be applied on node 1. Then this class reads my hiera file and see that ldap server is on node 2 so ldap module should be applied on node 2.

It should be dynamically decided using my hiera file ... (more)

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answered 2014-02-10 02:46:22 -0600

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If I understood well your question, you just need to add hiera_include('classes') in your site.pp. Then you have to define classes as an array of classes name you assign to this node in your yaml file


Hope this hemps.

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