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These are the new features, resolved issues, and deprecations in this version of Facter.

Facter 3.14.2

Released 23 July 2019 and shipped with Puppet Platform 6.7.0.

Resolved issues

  • Prior to this release, Facter returned warnings if ip route show output was not in a key-value format. Because this format does not apply to all configurations, Facter no longer returns warnings about it. FACT-1916
  • Previously, the mountpoint fact showed only temporary file systems and physical mounts. Now Facter returns mount points for all mounts on the system. FACT-1910

Facter 3.14.1

Released 23 July 2019 and shipped with Puppet Platform 6.7.0.

New features

  • Facter now report disk serial numbers on Linux and FreeBSD FACT-1929
  • This release adds a primary network interface check for FreeBSD. FACT-1926
  • Previously, the mountpoint fact showed only temporary file systems and physical mounts. Now Facter returns mount points for all mounts on the system. FACT-1910
  • This release adds support for Virtuzzo Linux facts. FACT-1888

Facter 3.14.0

Released 23 July 2019 and shipped with Puppet Platform 6.7.2

New features

In this release, Facter adds new facts for Windows version 10/2016+:
  • ReleaseID: The four-digit Windows build version, in the form YYMM. On Windows10-1511-x86_64, the release ID is not displayed, as is not present in the registry.
  • InstallationType: Differentiates Server, Server Core, Client (Desktop): Server|Server Core|Client.
  • EditionID: Server or Desktop Edition variant: ServerStandard|Professional|Enterprise.
  • ProductName: Textual Product Name.
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