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Issue command on multiple systems at once using MCollective

Aim The aim is to execute a command on multiple systems at once using MCollective, e.g., touch /tmp/helloworld using MCollective-client creates touch /tmp/helloworld on all MCollective-servers: ...
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mcollective - different ruby path/environment

How do I tell the mcollective server to use a different ruby path, or otherwise control the ruby environment? I'm running on Centos 6.5, and have installed the ruby193 collection onto the servers and ...
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How to run Puppet on multiple nodes at once using MCollective?

Aim At the moment there are more than 100 systems in the office and the expectation is that the number will increase. All systems are managed by Puppet. If Puppet code changes on the Puppet Master ...
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Creating a CA signing chain when there wasn't one before

Here is the problem... 3 years ago we created a multi-datacenter setup, with as little cross-DC resource dependencies as we could make. Different AD sites. Different puppetmasters. Different syslog ...
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How to solve No request sent, we did not discover any nodes while trying to run Puppet using MCollective?

MCollective [vagrant@localhost ~]$ mco ping localhost.localdomain time=117.12 ms ---- ping statistics ---- 1 replies max: 117.12 min: 117.12 avg: 117.12 [vagrant@localhost ~]$ ...
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mcollective ping not working

I am facing the below error while setting up mcollective activemq setup on centos, could you please let me know what went wrong in the setup? mco ping The ping application failed to run, use -v for ...
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Mcollective Does Not Return Hosts Matching Class Filter

Whenever I execute the command $ mco service cupsd status --with-class mcollective I receive the message: No request sent, we did not discover any nodes However, if I remove the class filter, ...
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better way to loop through a list of servers

I regularly do things where I loop through a list of servers to take some action. For example: for s in `cat servers.txt` ; do echo; echo $s ssh $s 'do something' done I'm wondering (from a ...
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MCollective metadata refresh returns: Host name lookup failure

With puppet installed, the command /opt/puppet/sbin/refresh-mcollective-metadata is run every 15 minutes. It loggs hostname: Host name lookup failure when it runs. hostname, hostname -i, and hostname ...
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MCollective with RabbitMQ stops responding

Using MCollective (2.2.3) with RabbitMQ (3.1.5) on RedHat 6.5, MCollective stops responding after a first successful ping. When I restart RabbitMQ, it works again. root@rabbitmqserver# ...
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Can I use capistrano for this usage case?

I want to run commands on many servers simultaneously. I know that mcollective, capistrano, clusterssh and pconsole are tools to quickly managed many servers simultanesouly. An example command: du ...
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Is it possible to use different connectors on MCollective client and server side?

Is it possible to use the STOMP connector on client side and ActiveMQ on server side? Here are my configurations: #client.cfg connector = stomp plugin.stomp.host = localhost plugin.stomp.port = 6163 ...
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Managing svn repo with puppet/mcollective

I'm interested to hear how people manage code deployments and how they tie it into their orchestration system. I've not been able to find a good puppet subversion module which works the way I want. ...
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Mcollective responds to ping but not puppetd

I'm working with a colleagues setup, so I'm hoping things were setup correctly; however I'm having some issues. When on the Puppet Master, if I run mco ping then I get a list of agents; however if I ...
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MCollective cannot load the Stomp library?

CentOS 5.5 I'm facing with this problem when restarting mcollective: # service mcollective restart Shutting down mcollective: Starting mcollective: ...
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Can't set Rabbit_STOMP port 6163

I am trying to setup mcollective using RabbitMQ. Per instruction, I enabled rabbit_stomp plugin and then set the port to 6163: [ {rabbit_stomp, [{tcp_listeners, [{"127.0.0.1",6163}]} ]} ]. However, ...
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Any web interface to show deployments history with mcollective?

I'm using mcollective & puppet for deployments. I would like to know if there is any user interface which allows me to choose a specific package/version and deploy and any user interface i can ...
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MCollective daemon not binding a network socket

I’ve just installed PE using on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS using puppet-enterprise-2.0-ubuntu-10.04-amd64.tar.gz (downloaded from http://puppetlabs.com/misc/pe-files/) and right now the same machine is running ...
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MCollective vs. Capistrano for teams used to Capistrano

If a team is used to using Capistrano for application deployments, what is the compelling benefit of switching to MCollective, or adding it into the mix? The team is already taking on the task of ...
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Installing MCollective on Ubuntu 11.10

I have tried installing MCollective on the latest version of Ubuntu, and out of the box, it does not seem to be working. I am curious what I have missed, and where the correct place to file a bug is, ...
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Installed ruby from source on debian, apt-get no longer works due to failed dependencies, how do I fix it?

I installed ruby from source, and everything ruby related seems to work just fine. I can't install anything that depends on ruby using apt because I don't want 2 versions of ruby installed. After I ...
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Deploying Java Web Applications on Distributed Servers

I'm having to deploy my application to three servers and soon to be four. This is becoming a pain and I'm looking to automate it. I was going to script this, but this is such a common problem and ...
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Using MCollective to run Puppet

I have to administrate a big cluster of servers in the cloud and now I want to automate the installation process of these machines. Therefore I use puppet as configuration management system. I want ...
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MCollective alternative?

I really want to run MCollective on my fleet of servers however there are a large number of untrusted users on each machine which makes using MCollective not ideal in my eyes. I'm aware that there is ...