Couchdb facts terminus for Puppet

Published on 21 November 2010 by

Starting in Puppet 2.6, its possible to store all facts in a couchdb database.

Installation for CentOS 5.x

  1. ensure that epel, base and updates yum repos are enabled:
  2. install couchdb

    yum install couchdb
    
  3. ensure that rubygem is installed

    yum install rubygems
    
  4. install gcc

    yum install gcc
    
  5. Install couchrest 1.0.0 (note: 1.0.1 does not work with ruby 1.8.5)

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Puppet Labs releases Puppet 2.6.3!

Published on 17 November 2010 by

We're back with a new release: 2.6.3. This release addresses some issues in the 2.6.2 release.

2.6.3 is a maintenance release in the 2.6.x branch and it contains only bug fixes and no new features. It should be considered the stable release for 2.6.x.

The release is available for download here.

Report any feedback on this release via the Puppet Labs Redmine site.

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Migration of Puppet Labs GitHub account

Published on 15 November 2010 by

We have just completed the migration of our legacy Reductive Labs GitHub account to our new Puppet Labs account.

If you were watching or had forked the former reductivelabs account repositories you should now move to the new repositories. All forks should have had their base migrated from the legacy account to the new account automatically. You will have to re-watch any previously watched repositories in the new account.

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