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Nginx conf.d files via puppet

I'm trying to determine where to draw the line between what goes in puppet and what is part of an 'application'. One place I'm a bit perplexed is nginx conf.d files. In apache, I'd have these files ...
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0answers
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Configuration Management of a set of windows App servers

We have several sets of app servers in a clients network running different code. Each set has Dev, UAT and Prod and we are developing outside the network. At the moment I'm manually pushing the ...
6
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1answer
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What are compelling use cases for having both Chef/Puppet and RightScale/Scalr?

I was wondering about the differences between cloud computing management tools and server configuration software as there seems to be an overlap between them. I would like to have some feedback from ...
1
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1answer
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Using Augeas to modify Squid configuration

I'm running squid-deb-proxy and I want to alter the configuration using Puppet/Augeas. When I try this: augeas {'squid-deb-proxy.conf': lens => 'Squid.lns', incl => ...
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4answers
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puppetca never returns anything

Hi: I'm trying to configure Puppet on Ubuntu, and strangely I am never able to generate a certificate because my server never shows any pending certificate requests. Put differently, on the server I ...
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Puppet : How to override / redefine outside child class (usecase and example detailled)

The use case i try to illustrate is when to declare some item (eq mysqld service) with a default configuration that could be included on every node (class stripdown in the example, for basenode), and ...