Installing Puppet agents

Install a Puppet Enterprise agent to regularly pull configuration catalogs from a Puppet master, and apply them to your target Linux or Windows nodes. The agent maintains the node configuration you want.

Parameter Description
cacert_content The master CA certificate content (optional). If not specified, the master's identity is not verified during the agent installation.
certname The unique certificate name for the agent (optional).
custom_attribute The custom attribute setting added to puppet.conf and included in the custom_attributes section of csr_attributes.yaml.
Important: Values must be entered as an array.
dns_alt_names The alternative DNS names for generating the agent certificate.
environment The environment to install with the agent (optional).
extension_request The extension attribute setting added to puppet.conf and included in the extension_requests section of csr_attributes.yaml.
Important: Values must be entered as an array.
master The required hostname for the master. The FQDN must be fully resolvable by the node on which you're installing the agent.