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Bug #14286

Implicit invocation of 'puppet apply' deprecated

Added by Travis Kaspar over 2 years ago. Updated over 2 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:05/02/2012
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Nick Fagerlund% Done:


Category:learningpuppetEstimated time:1.00 hour
Target version:-
Keywords:puppet apply rockstar parking Affected URL:

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Description states:

You can use puppet — that is, without any subcommand — as a shortcut for puppet apply; it has the rockstar parking in the UI because of how often it runs at an interactive command line. I’ll mostly be saying “puppet apply” for clarity’s sake.

Running puppet without a subcommand currently returns:

warning: Implicit invocation of ‘puppet apply’ by passing files (or flags) directly to ‘puppet’ is deprecated, and will be removed in the 2.8 series. Please invoke ‘puppet apply’ directly in the future.

Recommend removing the cited paragraph altogether or the addition of a note describing the impending deprecation.


#1 Updated by James Turnbull over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from Unreviewed to In Topic Branch Pending Review
  • Assignee set to Nick Fagerlund
  • Branch set to

#2 Updated by Nick Fagerlund over 2 years ago

  • Status changed from In Topic Branch Pending Review to Closed

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