The Puppet Dashboard is a web interface and reporting tool for the open source configuration management tool, Puppet.

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Puppet reporting without master

I am planning a Puppet infrastructure for about 100-200 servers. This is the design so far: Stash (git) for storing puppet config (not planning on using a master). Hiera to query either yaml, json, ...
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Puppet dashboard monitor via puppet

Did anyone else find it strange that puppet labs recommends tools like monit to monitor the dashboard worker processes? http://docs.puppetlabs.com/dashboard/manual/1.2/bootstrapping.html ...
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Centos - cant access node from puppet dashboard

I am trying to setup puppet's dashboard to be monitor the status of my servers. With the below shown configurations, my clients (or nodes) only show up as Unreported and says Has not reported in the ...
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Can I remove Puppet reports after Puppet-dashboard processed them?

Puppet reports are using a lot of disk space in: /var/lib/puppet/reports /var/lib/mysql I assume it stores all reports in the MySQL database, because both paths are about the same size. The ...
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Puppet not applying config but returns without error

Using Puppet 3.2.1 attempting server / client setup, running both on same host. I'm also using puppet-dashboard and puppetdb. My manifest/init.pp: node 'my.fqdn' { file { '/tmp/test': ensure ...
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Can't generate certificate for puppet-dashboard

I can't generate the cert for use with puppet-dashboard. The dashboard is running on the same host as the puppet-master, both of which are running under apache/passenger. The servername is "mon1", but ...
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Augeas tasks are shown as changed, although the file wasn´t changed

I have installed puppet-dashboard and noticed that all my augeas tasks are shown as "changed". I would expect that augeas automatically checks wether the value to be set is already set and in such ...
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using puppet dashboard as an enc

0 down vote favorite I am using a multiple puppet master setup with puppet dashboard running on a separate server. I have also configured dashboard to use https running with passenger. I would like ...
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multiple puppet masters set up using inventory

I have managed to set up multiple puppet masters with one puppet master acting as a CA and clients are able to get a certificate from this CA server but use their designated puppet master to get their ...
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Puppet inventory service using puppetdb

I have 3 servers set up. A puppet master using passenger (puppet-server1), dashboard using passenger (puppet-server2) and puppetdb (puppet-server3). I cannot get the inventory service working in the ...
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Puppet: possible to manage windows nodes in Live Management Panel?

I have installed one puppet master server with 2 nodes (Linux and Windows), there will no error showed at all and the master and nodes can see and access eath other. My Problem is that only the linux ...
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puppet master slave setup

I just want to throw this question out there. I have 2 geographical locations, A and B. There is an OOB network that connects A and B together, that is management devices in location A can ping ...
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Problems installing puppet-dashboard

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (32bit, Server), puppet 2.7.17, ruby 1.8.7.352 rubygems 1.8.15. and Apache 2.2.22. When I try to run the command to migrate the DB, ...
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Referencing groups/classes from Puppet dashboard in my site manifest

I'm using Puppet Dashboard as my ENC and I'm not sure how to reference or use class and group classifications from /etc/puppet/manifests/site.pp. I have two groups defined in the dashboard: CentOS6 ...
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puppet-dashboard: Could not retrieve facts from inventory service

I am trying to configure puppet-dashboard, and I'm running into an issue with Inventory/facts: Could not retrieve facts from inventory service: 403 "Forbidden request: ...
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Can't access node from puppet dashboard

I am trying to setup puppet's dashboard to be monitor the status of my servers. With the below shown configurations, my clients (or nodes) only show up as Unreported and says Has not reported in "Last ...
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Clean up old Domain Name for Nodes in Puppet Dashboard

I changed the domain name for some servers, i.e. web1.foo.com to web1.baz.com. In my Puppet Dashboard, I see two entries now for the same server. I can destroy a node with something like rake ...