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asked 2014-03-26 13:27:21 -0500

jfiess gravatar image

Looking to confirm my agent install fail via new 3.2 quick and easy method. I get the following error. I assume because it is not a native Debian host, but rather a modified Debian Kali host. This method of agent installation is not supported for debian-KaliLinux1-amd64 in Puppet Enterprise v3.2.1

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answered 2014-03-26 23:32:38 -0500

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Yes, I get this error on kali linux with puppet 3.2.1

!! ERROR: debian-KaliLinux1-amd64 is not a supported platform for Puppet Enterprise v3.2.1 Please visit http://links.puppetlabs.com/puppet_enterprise_3.2_platform_support to request support for this platform.

I am however able to install the open source edition using the following ppa:

cat /etc/apt/sources.list.d/puppetlabs.list
# Puppetlabs products
deb http://apt.puppetlabs.com wheezy main
deb-src http://apt.puppetlabs.com wheezy main

# Puppetlabs dependencies
deb http://apt.puppetlabs.com wheezy dependencies
deb-src http://apt.puppetlabs.com wheezy dependencies

# Puppetlabs devel (uncomment to activate)
# deb ...
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Thanks spuder!

jfiess gravatar imagejfiess ( 2014-03-27 10:24:12 -0500 )edit

jfiess, if this has worked for you, please consider to mark the answer as correct for future reference (and fame) ;-)

ffrank gravatar imageffrank ( 2014-04-03 08:06:30 -0500 )edit

Tx ffrank - looked great though I Went this route from reid@puppetlabs.com: curl -k https://<master hostname="">:8140/packages/current/debian-7-amd64.bash | bash will bypass the attempt to auto ...(more)

jfiess gravatar imagejfiess ( 2014-04-03 15:27:39 -0500 )edit

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