Puppet Dashboard 1.0.4 released!

Published on 20 October 2010 by

We're pleased to announce the availability of Puppet Dashboard 1.0.4!

This is a maintenance release, it fixes a number of bugs, improves the
user interface, significantly boosts performance and includes better RPM
and DEB packages.

Please upgrade to this stable release and let us know about any issues
on the mailing list, or
in the ticket tracker with an "Affected Version" of 1.0.4.

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Puppet 2.6.2 released

Published on 7 October 2010 by

We are proud to announce that Puppet version 2.6.2 has been released! The 2.6.2 release is a maintenance release in the 2.6.x branch and represents the current stable release version for Puppet. In addition we've provided a small number of new and enhanced features that you can see in its release notes.

You can download this release here and packages for various platforms should hopefully be available shortly.

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Puppet's Google Summer of Code

Published on 29 September 2010 by

Puppet Labs was lucky enough to have two Google Summer of Code (GSOC) students working with us this past summer.  This was our first year working with the program and we got some results that the Puppet community will hopefully be able to start using soon.

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More Puppet Camp Presenters

Published on 27 September 2010 by

We're happy to announce three more speakers for Puppet Camp:

Paul Nasrat works at Google, London as a Site Reliability Engineer. He has a background in both systems administration and development, having worked for an assortment of companies. He's passionate about collaborative working between teams, automation and loves debugging gnarly problems. He will be presenting reFacter - Moving Facter Forward

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All about Auditing with Puppet

Published on 15 September 2010 by

One of the (many!) new features introduced in Puppet 2.6.0 was an audit capability. So what does this mean? Well a normal Puppet resources controls the state you'd like a configuration item to be in, for example:

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Puppet 2.6.1 released

Published on 14 September 2010 by

We are proud to announce that Puppet version 2.6.1 has been released! The 2.6.1 release is a maintenance release in the current stable 2.6.x series of releases. It's an important update that enhances stability and performance and we recommend that customers and users upgrade to this release.

As part of the release we are excited to announce that Puppet now supports running under JRuby which enhances its performance and scalability.

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