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Is it possible, when running Puppet as standalone to keep it from attempting to contact the default server?

It's not the end of the world but every two minutes it's adding a line to my /var/log/messages file saying it can't connect to it.

I wasn't able to find anything in the puppet docs or by googling.

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What do you mean by standalone? If you don't want Puppet to reach out to the Puppetmaster, you can stop the daemon. – ewwhite Nov 8 '12 at 18:39
And that was a "well duuuuh" moment. I appreciate it @ewwhite. – Mike Keller Nov 8 '12 at 18:47
or better, in your pp file put a service resource with ensure => stopped, enabled => false for that daemon. – Sirex Dec 4 '12 at 23:38

this is as simple as

puppet apply --verbose my_manifests.pp
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