This page documents the history of the Facter 3.11 series.
Released June 7, 2018.
This is a bug-fix release that shipped with Puppet Platform 5.5.2.
When using the
systemd-networkdDHCP client, previous versions of the Linux networking resolver didn’t know how to collect DHCP lease information, since it expected
dhclientto be installed. Systems relying entirely on
systemd-networkdfor DHCP management do not use
Facter 3.11.2 checks
systemd-networkd’s DHCP leases directory (
/run/systemd/netif/leases) in addition to
dhclient’s lease files when attempting to identify DHCP servers.
Released April 17, 2018.
This is a bug-fix and feature release that shipped with Puppet Platform 5.5.1.
Facter 3.11.1 properly checks for errors when gathering disk information on AIX, and no longer warns or reports bogus results for devices assigned to special uses, such as databases. (FACT-1597)
Facter 3.11.1 reports MAC addresses on infiniband interfaces. (FACT-1761)
Released March 20, 2018.
This is a bug-fix and feature release that shipped with Puppet Platform 5.5.0.
uptimefact for Windows now uses
GetTickCount64, which is more reliable, minimizes clock skews, and offers better resolution than the previous method of computing using WMI BootUptime.
- For each SSH key, Facter 3.11.0 includes the key type as part of its