A lot of common interactions with Puppet are done via the command line.
The Puppet command prompt has a few details worth noting:
- Several important batch files live in the current working
C:\Program Files\Puppet Labs\Puppet\bin. The most important of these batch files is
puppet.bat. Puppet is a Ruby based application, and
puppet.batis a wrapper around executing Puppet code through
Running the command prompt with Puppet rather than just the default Windows command prompt ensures that all of the Puppet tooling is in PATH, even if you change to a different directory.