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Puppet: Nagios with regex node names

I am configuring a puppet master and want to rely heavily on hiera. Many of my systems will be almost identical due to being scalable. I have therefore created node manifests which use regex rather ...
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2answers
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Check if puppet agent is up to date

I would like to check with my nagios monitoring if every node use current catalog version provided by puppetmaster. In my situation, there are: puppetmaster host1 host2 hostX I would like to ...
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Syntax error at '{'; expected '}' when using nagios in puppet

It's a big problem to me, because I'm not familiar with puppet. ERROR on the puppetmaster: debug: importing '/etc/puppet/manifests/nodes/group-1.pp' err: Could not parse for environment production: ...
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0answers
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How to test that an exported resource in puppet exists after collecting?

I want to create a nagios_hostgroup if some hosts exists. For creating hosts in nagios I am using exported resources which I collect on the monitoring server. How can I test that a exported ...
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NRPE and the $USER1$ variable

I have NRPE daemons running on all of my remote Linux boxes. I have a couple configurations in place and I'm trying to standardize the paths in my nrpe.cfg. The changes are deployed via Puppet. I ...
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puppet: nagios hosts file keeps having duplicates added

We have a puppet set up using the nagios types. Mostly it works fine, but sometimes I find that the generated puppet-hosts.cfg file keeps growing - the hosts are just added and re-added ad nauseam. ...
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Looking for books to further my training, mainly Cisco ASA and networks [closed]

Work has offered to order books for me to learn new things so I've been googling a bit and now I figured I'd make use of the massive internet collective for help on what books to order. So far I've ...
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puppet: nagios service subscribe not working

I've just set up puppet to generate nagios config files, which is great :) I have the services being put into a file named as $nagios_puppet_service_file and here is part of the nagios service class: ...
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Puppet, Nagios, Munin on cPanel based hosts

I've been managing 20-30~ cPanel based hosts over the past year with Puppet, Nagios and Munin for general monitoring / trending however a lot of the methods I've had to use to deploy / manage things ...