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From 05/12/2011 to 05/18/2011

05/19/2011

10:54 pm Bug #6681: aptitude provider broken as aptitute doesnt support --force-yes
It's already there - dev are merging 2.6.x into next/master.
James Turnbull
10:45 pm Bug #7102: Our documentation needs to be updated to reflect the Apache license change from GNU
The only thing left is event-loop I believe - all of these others have been fixed. James Turnbull
10:42 pm Facter Feature #7307 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): serialnumber on sparc solaris
James Turnbull
10:26 pm Bug #6693 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Windows Error message: Could not create resources for...
Example branch that's a little further along now.
Now getting:...
James Turnbull
10:23 pm Bug #7144: puppetd cannot create new private key if hostprivatekey/privatekeydir have permissions...
I think I do.. although I dont think that Plus symbol is there (im not sure right now). I have it setup this way thou... Matt Wise
10:20 pm Feature #7244: Autosign should allow for an external approver
Passing the entire CSR in to the autosign code would be interesting, certainly... but in this particular case, I'm th... Matt Wise
08:44 pm Bug #7581 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Misleading error message when required gems for Windo...
James Turnbull
08:20 pm Bug #7581 (Closed): Misleading error message when required gems for Windows not installed
"Cannot determine basic system flavour" James Turnbull
08:14 pm Bug #7580 (Code Insufficient): puppet always try to change user's gid on LDAP with same value.
I'm running puppet 2.6.7 on debian squeeze.
Using ldap user provider, puppet always show messages like:
not...
Satoru KURASHIKI
07:17 pm Feature #5936: Module path specification with wildcards
Bostjan, it wasn't clear whether you were actually answering my question.
A simple answer would have gone a long w...
Nigel Kersten
07:14 pm Feature #7205: Puppet should install example modules out of the box
littera praecox nuntium (I am not used to this user interface yet... sorry).
... and it would be very good if it wa...
Henrik Lindberg
07:12 pm Facter Feature #7307 (Accepted): serialnumber on sparc solaris
Good idea. Nigel Kersten
07:11 pm Feature #7205: Puppet should install example modules out of the box
Nigel Kersten wrote:
> For Puppet? I'm not sure this is desired by our user base, but I could be wrong.
Even as a ne...
Henrik Lindberg
07:10 pm Feature #7272 (Accepted): Puppet should allow for *automatic resigning* of SSL certs
Totally in favor of adding "autoresign" functionality. Nigel Kersten
07:10 pm Bug #7144: puppetd cannot create new private key if hostprivatekey/privatekeydir have permissions...
are you saying you have this actual line in your config file?
`privatekeydir = /var/lib/puppet/ssl/private_keys { ...
Nigel Kersten
07:09 pm Feature #7257: Relationships between exported resources
To clarify, this isn't the unexpected behavior of collections automatically realizing resources that's hitting you is... Nigel Kersten
07:07 pm Feature #7239 (Accepted): Puppetdoc should pull documentation from custom functions.
Nigel Kersten
07:06 pm Feature #7245 (Accepted): Provide a global mechanism to specify output format...
Nigel Kersten
07:06 pm Feature #5936: Module path specification with wildcards
It seems that this inclusion is taking too long (exactly four months now).
Comment #13 still applies, it you would...
Bostjan Skufca
07:04 pm Feature #7244 (Needs More Information): Autosign should allow for an external approver
We do need to work out what would be passed as the blob.
I can't see with the above description how the agent woul...
Nigel Kersten
06:58 pm Feature #7218 (Accepted): Integrated variable checking for defines and parameterized classes.
So we're actually quite a way from this, but I think it's worthwhile aiming anyway.
Nigel Kersten
06:57 pm Feature #7205: Puppet should install example modules out of the box
For Puppet? I'm not sure this is desired by our user base, but I could be wrong. Nigel Kersten
06:50 pm Bug #5495 (Accepted): Exec resource searches CWD when testing file attributes of executables
Nigel Kersten
06:47 pm Bug #7294 (Accepted): Format encoding/decoding meta-bug for Faces, network, and others
Nigel Kersten
06:45 pm Bug #5240: Default ownership for newly created files when uid/gid are unspecified (sourced files)
It sounds like we're getting close to a consensus :)

* If uid/gid are undefined, do not modify existing file.
*...
Nigel Kersten
06:41 pm Bug #7296 (Accepted): Debian service provider disables serivce when set to enable
Nigel Kersten
06:36 pm Refactor #7290 (Accepted): Faces should fail hard if unknown options are passed to them...
Nigel Kersten
06:35 pm Feature #7288 (Accepted): run mode interacts oddly with CLI faces, and blocks non-CLI face facades.
Nigel Kersten
06:34 pm Feature #2247: enablerepo and disablerepo for yum type
Any update? Nigel Kersten
06:33 pm Feature #915 (Duplicate): Add 'options' support to type/provider relationship
Although this is the older ticket, more current discussion is going on in #4113 so I'm reversing the normal duplicate... Nigel Kersten
06:31 pm Bug #7270 (Accepted): unify global options with face and action options...
Nigel Kersten
06:30 pm Bug #7265 (Rejected): Daemonized Puppet Master dies using Ruby 1.8.6
Actually we're not accepting this.
1.8.6 didn't ship with any major distros that still provide it as far as we're ...
Nigel Kersten
06:29 pm Feature #5936: Module path specification with wildcards
I'm still looking for feedback on whether adding modules to a globbed modulepath works correctly after this patch has... Nigel Kersten
06:28 pm Refactor #7253 (Accepted): licensing and copyright: sensible inheritance...
This seems reasonable, and I'm not sure I need to be involved in this particular decision. Nigel Kersten
06:27 pm Feature #5966 (Accepted): allow specifying hostnames with regexes in auth.conf
Sorry, got lost in the morass of ticket mail. Nigel Kersten
06:25 pm Bug #3741: Custom facts loaded multiple times
Thanks Nigel, wasn't sure how to go about that - I've forked the repo but while testing noticed my solution differs f... Ash Caire
06:16 pm Bug #6255 (Accepted): Puppet kick exists with 0 even when puppet run has failures
Nigel Kersten
06:15 pm Feature #7003 (Needs More Information): Add filtering to certificate_status search REST API
I'm not sure what the benefit of offering filtering would be if we have other more obvious ways of getting the data? ... Nigel Kersten
06:14 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #4188: Improve left-hand group and class selector menu
Assigning to Randall our UXpert for comment. Nigel Kersten
06:12 pm Bug #3741: Custom facts loaded multiple times
I'd love to see this patch sent to the dev list for comment. Is that possible?
http://projects.puppetlabs.com/proj...
Nigel Kersten
06:11 pm Feature #3936: Puppet should start/stop services using invoke-rc.d for debian
Steven Lumos wrote:
> Would that mean ensure => running would silently fail?
>
> Won't this break people who use ...
Nigel Kersten
06:09 pm Bug #4480 (Accepted): Runit service provider behavior
Thank you for the clarification.
It sounds like the commenters in this thread are most equipped to whip up a patch...
Nigel Kersten
06:07 pm Refactor #6408 (Closed): puppet cert supports bareword subcommands...
Nigel Kersten
06:05 pm Bug #7109: Agent retrieving a cert with an already used certname gets error
Matt? Nigel Kersten
06:03 pm Feature #5617: Puppet queue logging
Cody, this never got merged? Can we get the patches rebased against 26/27 and sent to the dev list? Or has there alre... Nigel Kersten
06:02 pm Bug #6824 (Needs More Information): Cannot manage account for user nfsnobody: "tried to get name ...
We actually have a setting to resolve this in the config file:
`maximum_uid = 4294967290`
Can you verify that i...
Nigel Kersten
06:01 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #7560: Dashboard crashes with no nodes
The expected behavior here (other than "don't die") is ambiguous. Some options:
* Don't display the chart, but ...
Anonymous
05:40 pm Feature #7563: Templates for Faces documentation
As I mentioned in issue #7562, I have a prototype man template that I'm pretty happy with; since I'm done with the in... Nick Fagerlund
05:32 pm Bug #7506: Decide exactly what versions of Ruby we support
Pinging on this. All we need is the verbage written so we can get this committed and can point to somewhere when peo... Matt Robinson
05:31 pm Bug #7507: Add filters to the specs that fail under Ruby 1.9
commit:9da1454e71b8330e929ac5616eefa44388c90832 and commit:d972ceaa8a799aa22dddbb81c3e0115bc94c52d4 Matt Robinson
05:30 pm Bug #7507 (Merged - Pending Release): Add filters to the specs that fail under Ruby 1.9
The filtering is present in 2.7.x, 2.7.next, next and master. It's possible that there's a few tests that run on oth... Matt Robinson
05:26 pm Bug #7469 (Closed): rake spec has failures on 2.7.x
Released in 2.7.0rc3 Michael Stahnke
05:25 pm Bug #7299 (Closed): running rake spec should not require net/ssh
Released in 2.7.0rc3
Michael Stahnke
05:25 pm Bug #7298 (Closed): exec fails on ruby 1.9 because $CHILD_STATUS is nil
Released in 2.7.0rc3 Michael Stahnke
05:25 pm Bug #7297 (Closed): Output of resources is ugly in Ruby 1.9
Released fix in 2.7.0rc3 Michael Stahnke
05:24 pm Bug #7291 (Closed): Faces cause `rspec spec` to blow up on 1.9.2
Released in 2.7.0rc3 Michael Stahnke
05:24 pm Puppet Acceptance Refactor #7579 (Accepted): Please transform Win32 jobs into a matrix, using pik
So, I was going to go ahead and turn the Win32 jobs on Hudson into a nice matrix, and do the setup to have them use p... Anonymous
05:23 pm Bug #7264 (Closed): Metaparameter Reference should clarify information about subscribe and notify
Fixed in commit:a44cbb1b9a032d7aeabe59662e60794569e7bcbd release in 2.7.0rc3 Michael Stahnke
05:22 pm Bug #7259 (Closed): Routes file causes failures unless ActiveRecord is installed
Michael Stahnke
05:17 pm Bug #7259: Routes file causes failures unless ActiveRecord is installed
Fixed in commit:83c756367ef4bfc404b2395362f796c2c942b053 of 2.7.x Michael Stahnke
05:16 pm Bug #7102: Our documentation needs to be updated to reflect the Apache license change from GNU
Am relinquishing this as I don't have time, nor don't know what things we've licensed from other people. Ben Hughes
05:14 pm Bug #6681: aptitude provider broken as aptitute doesnt support --force-yes
James, can you merge into 2.7.x as well please? Nigel Kersten

05/18/2011

04:58 pm Bug #7057 (Accepted): Insertion of default ACLs can be blocked by unrelated ACLs in auth.conf
The first option sounds reasonable. Nigel Kersten
04:56 pm Bug #6934: non-fatal method for including classes
So I actually implemented this in a function recently
https://github.com/nigelkersten/puppet-get
https://github...
Nigel Kersten
04:52 pm Feature #7188: Mount provider/type split for Solaris
Nigel-sure, we can cover that. Thanks for reminding us of our discussion about that. Additionally, I'm just going to ... Max Martin
04:14 pm Puppet Dashboard Refactor #5947: Rename the Destroy button to Delete
Honestly, I'd prefer we name it "Obliterate".
:)
Anonymous
04:12 pm Feature #7188: Mount provider/type split for Solaris
Can we try and fix #6793 in this split as well? Nigel Kersten
04:11 pm Feature #5684 (Closed): Change Puppet license to Apache
Nigel Kersten
04:07 pm Feature #7188: Mount provider/type split for Solaris
OK, work is still in progress over at the puppetlabs-mount-providers repo. We've moved on to testing usage on a Solar... Max Martin
04:06 pm Feature #86 (Rejected): Directory creation fails if parent directory does not exist
Nigel Kersten
03:44 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #5180 (Closed): Provide a configuration framework
Dependencies fulfilled. Nigel Kersten
03:44 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #5176 (Closed): Improve reporting support
All dependencies fulfilled. Nigel Kersten
03:42 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #5262 (Closed): query the 'reports' table as little as possible
This was actually resolved a while ago. The rake task reports:schematize will convert old reports to the new, faster,... Nigel Kersten
03:39 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #3535: Display the status of reports from "noop"/audit runs for compliance purposes.
Randall, assigning to you to see if this is actually a duplicate of the current work on pending change display. Nigel Kersten
03:37 pm Bug #4904 (Needs More Information): mount type attempting remount when ensure => present
Matt, assigning to you for comment on John's question. Nigel Kersten
03:34 pm Feature #6374: Cannot compile manifest report
Rather than thinking about this as reports, what if we offered the functionality for a puppet master to aggregate cer... Nigel Kersten
03:29 pm Bug #6663: puppet.conf says keylength defaults to 1024 -- should be 2048
ping? Nigel Kersten
03:29 pm Bug #6711: exec type refresh cmd should do tries and log
We should just document this for cases where there is a separate refresh command. Nigel Kersten
03:27 pm Bug #6697: Repair default init script path on Arch Linux
I probably need to take care of this one, at least I need to figure out where to change the default service path to /... Thomas Hatch
03:23 pm Feature #6373 (Closed): Native IPtables?
Digant, I've passed this over to the people who are working on a fully featured iptables provider, and I'm sure it wi... Nigel Kersten
03:20 pm Bug #6697: Repair default init script path on Arch Linux
Thomas, what's the plan here? Are there some Arch devs who can step up and implement this? Nigel Kersten
03:05 pm Bug #4328 (Closed): modifying user fails if user is logged in
We're suffering under ticket debt right now, so I'm going to close this until someone manages to reproduce it. Nigel Kersten
03:03 pm Feature #86 (Closed): Directory creation fails if parent directory does not exist
Nigel Kersten
02:26 pm Feature #7529: Support alternative quotes for string literals
Nigel Kersten wrote:
> I *just* had to deal with this exact issue, and so I feel the pain here at a very personal le...
Dominic Cleal
02:12 pm Feature #7529: Support alternative quotes for string literals
I *just* had to deal with this exact issue, and so I feel the pain here at a very personal level :)
I don't reall...
Nigel Kersten
02:10 pm Bug #4007: 'puppetca' needs feature to remove (/revoke) a pending certificate signing request
Just hit this one with puppet 2.6.8-1. Have to sign the certificate first before cleaning it up. hai wu
01:50 pm Bug #7573 (Accepted): Search action on some indirector faces can never be invoked over REST due t...
It is currently impossible to call the search action on `resource_type` (or certificate, or resource) when you specif... Nick Fagerlund
01:09 pm Feature #7529 (Needs Decision): Support alternative quotes for string literals
Ben Hughes
01:00 pm Bug #7004: REST endpoint pluralization broken for certificates, resources, possibly others
This also affects the `resource_type` endpoint. Nick Fagerlund
12:56 pm Bug #7433 (Accepted): Regular expression nodes can match default
Ben Hughes
12:53 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #7007 (Accepted): Export as CSV current nodes and resources
Anonymous
12:47 pm Bug #7527: Puppet seems to not always load custom providers
Are you running the development version of puppet-iptables there? I spoke with the developer of it and he suggested t... Ben Hughes
12:24 pm Facter Feature #7559: Fact for identifying Amazon VPC instances.
VPC != EC2. I'd suggest we'd create a different fact for this. James Turnbull
12:22 pm Facter Feature #7559: Fact for identifying Amazon VPC instances.
This thread on the AWS developer forums seems to indicate there are other possible MAC schemes for VPC nodes:
http...
Nick Lewis
12:08 pm Bug #7571 (Closed): Title and Name attributes are able to be overwritten with parameterized classes
Seen against 2.6.4 and 2.7.0. Not sure if this is a regression.
At a client site, demonstrating parameterized cla...
James Fryman
11:08 am Puppet Dashboard Refactor #7568: Move Dashboard to Apache License
git log --format='%aN' | sort -u... Michael Stahnke
10:56 am Puppet Dashboard Refactor #7568: Move Dashboard to Apache License
I have validated that the packages we bundle/vendor are all MIT licensed which is compatible with ASL 2.0. Next step... Michael Stahnke
10:52 am Bug #7564: Deprecation warnings with RSpec 2.6
Added myself as watcher, as the people resolving this should be assigned to it. Nigel Kersten
10:32 am Bug #7566: --mode and --render-as options are invisible to the help API; likewise --debug and --v...
Nick Fagerlund wrote:
> We'll just have to add some boilerplate about those four options as prose to the templates. ...
Anonymous
10:25 am Bug #7273: Add additional signals for restarting Puppet agent runs
Are you finding that you actually need to subscribe to the puppet config files?
I tend to not do this, and rely up...
Nigel Kersten
10:14 am Bug #7273 (Investigating): Add additional signals for restarting Puppet agent runs
This is because, I think (can confirm by running with debug), as it runs invoke-rc.d puppet stop, and then would run ... Ben Hughes
10:09 am Bug #7273: Add additional signals for restarting Puppet agent runs
PS
When the puppet.conf changes on the master - as well as the agent failing as described, we also begin to suffer...
Ryan Conway
10:06 am Bug #7273: Add additional signals for restarting Puppet agent runs
Hey Randall,
So this is our issue. We have Puppet managing its own configuration file, for both the master and the...
Ryan Conway
09:51 am Feature #7562: Documentation: man pages for all Faces
Agreed. That's what I meant by having the man action be the default, is that it should behave identically to help. Nick Fagerlund
09:49 am Bug #7566: --mode and --render-as options are invisible to the help API; likewise --debug and --v...
We'll just have to add some boilerplate about those four options as prose to the templates. It's aesthetically annoyi... Nick Fagerlund
09:15 am Bug #7296: Debian service provider disables serivce when set to enable
The following code is present in 2.6.8 in the debian service provider.... Zach Leslie
09:13 am Bug #7296: Debian service provider disables serivce when set to enable
The code that causes this error looks to be introduced in #5908
See comment:
http://projects.puppetlabs.com/iss...
Zach Leslie
07:54 am Bug #7566: --mode and --render-as options are invisible to the help API; likewise --debug and --v...
Nick, is this blocking any of your work for 2.7? Anonymous
07:54 am Feature #7562: Documentation: man pages for all Faces
> `puppet man man` should display a manpage
Were we to follow the subcommand/action model to its logical conclusio...
Anonymous
10:00 pm Puppet Dashboard Refactor #7568 (Closed): Move Dashboard to Apache License
1. Check contributors for CLAs
2. Replace LICENSE text
3. Notify community
James Turnbull
09:59 pm Puppet Community Package Repository Bug #7567 (Closed): Refactor rpm spec file for dashboard
The Dashboard rpm spec file has some issues:
* Many files are listed twice due to greedy globs in the %files secti...
Michael Stahnke
07:00 pm Bug #7566: --mode and --render-as options are invisible to the help API; likewise --debug and --v...
> The --mode, --render-as, --debug, and --verbose options are specified in
puppet/application/face_base.rb, which is ...
Anonymous
05:21 pm Bug #7564: Deprecation warnings with RSpec 2.6
As it turns out, this is more than just a warning: this actually causes significant numbers of our specs to fail -- s... Anonymous
05:20 pm Bug #7566 (Accepted): --mode and --render-as options are invisible to the help API; likewise --de...
The `--mode`, `--render-as`, `--debug`, and `--verbose` options are specified in puppet/application/face_base.rb, whi... Nick Fagerlund
05:18 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #6992: Show lists of nodes with summary of resource status
Fixed a few rendering issues in the attached branch Josh Cooper
05:15 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #6992: Show lists of nodes with summary of resource status
Just got this loaded to look a little, but it seems like we want something like a named scope on the Node model that ... Matt Robinson

05/17/2011

04:45 pm Feature #7562: Documentation: man pages for all Faces
Come to think of it, `puppet man man` should display a manpage, and `puppet man build` should build them all into pup... Nick Fagerlund
04:39 pm Feature #7562: Documentation: man pages for all Faces
Man pages will be per-face, not per-action.
Status: I currently have a prototype manpage source file that generat...
Nick Fagerlund
04:21 pm Feature #7561: Documentation: help for all Faces
Current status is that this is about 80% accomplished in terms of content. The templates need a bit more work yet as ... Nick Fagerlund
03:37 pm Bug #7523 (Merged - Pending Release): Refactor the grammar to reduce duplication
Merged to 2.7.next in commit:390f9fe6112304aed07acc6ffdeb0114f246fac3. Nick Lewis
02:53 pm Bug #7564 (Closed): Deprecation warnings with RSpec 2.6
*****************************************************************
DEPRECATION WARNING: you are using depreca...
Anonymous
02:34 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #6528: Test data: robust, real-looking, repeatable
Daniel Pittman wrote:
> Doesn't seem to have audit reports included; we probably need (the capacity) to include thos...
Nigel Kersten
02:14 pm Feature #7563 (Accepted): Templates for Faces documentation
Anonymous
02:14 pm Feature #7562 (Accepted): Documentation: man pages for all Faces
Anonymous
02:13 pm Feature #7561 (Accepted): Documentation: help for all Faces
Anonymous
02:12 pm Feature #6962 (Closed): self-documenting strings, actions, and options
This has been replaced by:
* #7561: Documentation: help for all Faces
* #7562: Documentation: man pages for all Fac...
Anonymous
02:10 pm Feature #7563 (Closed): Templates for Faces documentation
We need templates for Faces help (#7561) and man pages (#7562). Anonymous
02:09 pm Feature #7562 (Closed): Documentation: man pages for all Faces
We need man pages (complete help, presented as a man page in a pager) for all Faces we ship with 2.7
Anonymous
02:08 pm Feature #7561 (Closed): Documentation: help for all Faces
We need help (short help, presented on the CLI) for all Faces we ship with 2.7 Anonymous
02:03 pm Facter Bug #4980 (Tests Insufficient): Darwin doesn't show architecture fact
Hi Michael,
I'm getting test failures when running the complete suite of rspec tests. It appears virtual_spec shou...
Josh Cooper
12:49 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #7560 (Accepted): Dashboard crashes with no nodes
Anonymous
12:46 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #7560 (Closed): Dashboard crashes with no nodes
In Dashboard:app/views/pages/_node_summary_row.haml the `percentage` helper is called twice. It looks like the functi... Anonymous
12:39 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #6989 (Merged - Pending Release): Tabbed interface for report
Looks like this was merged into the `next` branch as of commit:a03a2b6edb94bd876b409daa5c89971537437e0f Jacob Helwig
12:29 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #7033: Failed to run rake reports:schematize
James, how can we make this easier for the devs to diagnose?
We shouldn't have to have the long feedback cycle we'...
Nigel Kersten
12:15 pm Facter Feature #7559 (Merged - Pending Release): Fact for identifying Amazon VPC instances.
(From the list)
I ran into a buglet in facter 1.5.9rc6 (from tmz repo). In normal AWS
instances it works great....
Nigel Kersten
11:25 am Bug #7301 (Closed): `puppet faces list` should sort, show descriptions
Replaced by #7557 and #7558. Anonymous
11:24 am Feature #7558 (Needs More Information): Allow help to introspect load path and possible conflicts...
Nick says (and I agree):
We could use some way to find info
about where each face lives and whether there are a...
Anonymous
11:22 am Feature #7557 (Closed): Remove "faces" application
The faces application doesn't have a current use case and should be removed. Anonymous
11:11 am Bug #7316: puppet face applications (subcommands) delivered via modules should work
Daniel has it. The synced application isn't found by the autoloader. Nigel Kersten
10:42 am Feature #7555 (Needs More Information): should be able to exclude a resource from reporting
There are many cases where you would want a resource to run always - like an exec that does an apt-get update for exa... R.I. Pienaar
10:20 am Bug #7316: puppet face applications (subcommands) delivered via modules should work
> So tested so far.
> I pluginsync the face.
Did you sync the puppet/application/github.rb file as well?
> When I r...
Anonymous
09:50 am Bug #7527 (Investigating): Puppet seems to not always load custom providers
Ben Hughes
08:48 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #4530 (Accepted): Dashboard doesn't display usefully under Internet Explorer 8.
The goal here is not to attain pixel-perfect rendering compatibility across browsers, but simply to produce a useful ... Nigel Kersten
06:50 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #7554 (Closed): "Latest report" value should be a link
On the main "Recently-reported nodes" table, the date stamps on the "latest report" column should be a link directly ... Chris Phillips
06:48 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #7553 (Accepted): Dashboard daily run graph vertical axis should be integer values only
You can not perform 0.6 of a transaction. Axis should be integer values only. Chris Phillips
12:39 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #4530 (Needs Decision): Dashboard doesn't display usefully under Internet Explorer 8.
James Turnbull
11:37 pm Bug #7316: puppet face applications (subcommands) delivered via modules should work
So tested so far.
I pluginsync the face.
1. When I run puppet as a normal (non-root) user I don't see anything....
James Turnbull
11:25 pm Bug #7316: puppet face applications (subcommands) delivered via modules should work
Can someone provide an idea of what's actually wrong here? There are a lot of "doesn't work" reports in this, but ve... Luke Kanies
08:43 pm Feature #7474: puppet web resource type / provider
Submitted to the list
http://groups.google.com/group/puppet-dev/browse_thread/thread/9586d83bd0729f26
https://g...
Mo Morsi
05:23 pm Bug #7297 (Merged - Pending Release): Output of resources is ugly in Ruby 1.9
Merged a modified version of this patch to 2.7.x in commit:009c961ec6e71621cd984b98a5d4e3c855dbaee4. Nick Lewis
05:08 pm Bug #7298 (Merged - Pending Release): exec fails on ruby 1.9 because $CHILD_STATUS is nil
Merged a fix for this to 2.7.x in commit:797da049bf8f90e110f27ecdd0f2aadd24392030. We added the require to 'lib/puppe... Nick Lewis

05/16/2011

04:41 pm Bug #7114 (Merged - Pending Release): ssh_authorized_key not moving key from one target to another
Merged to 2.7.next in commit:99d437d2bbc2339f092304715ec562fbbcb0a50c. Nick Lewis
03:23 pm Facter Bug #7547 (Accepted): Facter allows the creation of facts that Puppet/Ruby could not use
At present you can create facts containing lots of special characters and even spaces. This should be made stricter ... R.I. Pienaar
03:19 pm Bug #7291 (Merged - Pending Release): Faces cause `rspec spec` to blow up on 1.9.2
In addition to the mentioned failure, there were a bunch of other things that caused the specs not to run under 1.9. ... Matt Robinson
03:04 pm Bug #7300 (Merged - Pending Release): "puppet resource mount" reports wrong mountstate
Merged stschulte/ticket/2.7.x/7300 to 2.7.next in commit:83fa8cf03133174d7182adee6f34efc6ba15d6b3. Nick Lewis
02:49 pm Feature #1853 (Merged - Pending Release): pacman package provider
Merged into next in commit:3b4fd7a2a44873d3dd4afb882a381a2218e8a0e9 Max Martin
01:38 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #7544 (Closed): Group report events by status
When looking at a report there is a potentially long list of events. We should group these events by status, with a ... Anonymous
01:15 pm Bug #7542 (Closed): Cron has too many fields
On some of my CentOS 5.5 machines, but not others, puppet is trying to install cron entries with too many fields. Th... Robin Powell
01:02 pm Bug #7540 (Accepted): Installing the 'shadow' gem (not 'ruby-shadow') raises errors
The 'shadow' gem, which has nothing to do with reading from `/etc/shadow`, meets the current requirement for the 'sha... Anonymous
12:24 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #6528: Test data: robust, real-looking, repeatable
Doesn't seem to have audit reports included; we probably need (the capacity) to include those. Anonymous
11:59 am Bug #7523: Refactor the grammar to reduce duplication
2.7.1 is fine. Nigel Kersten
11:57 am Bug #7523: Refactor the grammar to reduce duplication
Nigel Kersten wrote:
> Given some of these are bugs (like hyphens in class names), we should target this at 2.7.x an...
Anonymous
11:54 am Puppet Dashboard Feature #6992: Show lists of nodes with summary of resource status
...so, after spending some time working with Randall it seems like the stuff I had done is not, technically, incorrec... Anonymous
10:55 am Bug #7523 (Accepted): Refactor the grammar to reduce duplication
Given some of these are bugs (like hyphens in class names), we should target this at 2.7.x and Telly. Nigel Kersten
10:47 am Bug #7259 (Merged - Pending Release): Routes file causes failures unless ActiveRecord is installed
This has been addressed in the `2.7.next` branch in commit:2705a041f050a74cd7d11922c9b67ff747c1344f.
This was addr...
Jacob Helwig
10:26 am Puppet Dashboard Feature #6989 (Accepted): Tabbed interface for report
Anonymous
10:26 am Puppet Dashboard Feature #6989: Tabbed interface for report
In Dashboard:app/views/pages/_node_summary_row.haml `percentage` is called twice. It looks like the function dies if... Anonymous
10:21 am Bug #4241: Cron type behavior change
I'm sorry, I just realized that I only rely on this in the hour field, not the minute field. Having special behaviou... Robin Powell
10:17 am Bug #4241: Cron type behavior change
For what it's worth, I've always seen no minute (or hour) field lead to *, it's the behaviour that seems obvious and ... Robin Powell
09:52 am Feature #6873: Catalogs should be statically compiled
Matt Wise wrote:
> While working on this, would you consider putting in an option to disable 'old-style' puppet:/// ...
Nigel Kersten
09:50 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #7537 (Closed): Baseline plugin broken by new tabbed interface
Ticket #6989 has broken the baseline plugin.
1. install the baseline plugin
2. load a report page
3. see the err...
Anonymous
08:03 am Puppet Dashboard Feature #7531 (Duplicate): Add sub-menu to Reports view
I believe this is well addressed by #6989, which is in "next". Anonymous
01:22 am Bug #7533: subclass stage doesn't apply to baseclass
puppet version 2.6.2 Kevin Cai
01:21 am Bug #7533 (Duplicate): subclass stage doesn't apply to baseclass
when use class inheritance, given subclass's stage doesn't apply to base class.
Following is an example,...
Kevin Cai

05/15/2011

04:13 pm Feature #2728: augeas show print file changes as applicable via --show_diff
Thanks for the comments, I've made the code changes in my branch.
https://github.com/mikeknox/puppet/tree/a79ebce83e...
Michael Knox
02:20 pm Bug #7491: design flaw with parameters for mount type
I think you're mixing title and name. The title of a resource has to be unique. The namevar (in case of the mount typ... Stefan Schulte
02:00 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #7531 (Duplicate): Add sub-menu to Reports view
Given the length of say:
http://dashboard.puppetlabs.com/reports/957
You need to scroll down a long way to get ...
James Turnbull
01:01 pm Feature #6873: Catalogs should be statically compiled
While working on this, would you consider putting in an option to disable 'old-style' puppet:/// access? That way we ... Matt Wise
11:25 am Bug #7316: puppet face applications (subcommands) delivered via modules should work
I actually think this is a higher priority - not only does pluginsync partially work giving you the disappointing ill... James Turnbull

05/14/2011

02:31 pm Feature #7529 (Rejected): Support alternative quotes for string literals
Quoting can be an issue with Augeas resources, where strings in commands are quoted but the value itself has to conta... Dominic Cleal
11:29 am Puppet Dashboard Feature #3534 (Needs Decision): Dashboard should support ability to set variables as arrays in th...
Note Support URL and link to #4052 James Turnbull
11:27 am Bug #7295 (Needs Decision): File checksum is not being written to state.yaml
Nigel - see Support URL. James Turnbull
07:59 am Bug #7127: prerun_command don't stop puppet on error
As 2.7 is now in RC state, could you still handle this bug please. It is own or our team's requirement for using pup... Rudy Gevaert

05/13/2011

04:38 pm Bug #7527 (Closed): Puppet seems to not always load custom providers
Using the iptables module: https://github.com/bobsh/puppet-iptables , I see intermittent failures when the puppet age... Jason Rojas
03:49 pm Bug #7102 (Accepted): Our documentation needs to be updated to reflect the Apache license change ...
Ben Hughes
03:33 pm Bug #7469 (Merged - Pending Release): rake spec has failures on 2.7.x
Merged into 2.7.x in commit:61d7322 Max Martin
02:54 pm Bug #3836 (Merged - Pending Release): External nodes should only capture stdout
Merged into 2.6.next in commit:25eab1a5193762688cfa16d7bb750d9f962503c9 Max Martin
02:30 pm Bug #7523 (Needs Decision): Refactor the grammar to reduce duplication
It's unclear whether this should be included in 2.7 or 2.8. A branch is available at https://github.com/nicklewis/pup... Nick Lewis
02:28 pm Bug #7523 (Closed): Refactor the grammar to reduce duplication
There are several nearly-identical branches in the grammar, created to avoid shift/reduce conflicts. These can be uni... Nick Lewis
11:29 am Bug #7520 (Accepted): timestamp on reports should be taken from server, not client
The timestamp on a report is taken from the report data sent by the client. If, for example, a new machine is being b... Chris Phillips
09:36 am Feature #7516 (Needs More Information): `facts_search` inventory api should return more informati...
The current inventory API returns only a list of nodes, with no information about any node in that set. This makes ev... Nick Fagerlund
09:01 am Feature #3987: Allow ${var} with curlies everywhere
We already say in the style guide that these are bad:
mode => "$my_mode"
mode => "${my_mode}"
What wou...
Anonymous
08:49 am Feature #3987: Allow ${var} with curlies everywhere
Puppet does distinguish between single and double quotes.
curlies are also used heavily in resource definitions an...
Nigel Kersten
08:37 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #7416 (Accepted): UX: inventory custom query results should show the relevant fact values
Anonymous
08:37 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #7416: UX: inventory custom query results should show the relevant fact values
I agree, this is a good idea. It points to a more general type of improvement, which is showing the thing searched f... Anonymous
08:36 am Feature #3987: Allow ${var} with curlies everywhere
The point of the curlies is to delimit variables inside double-quoted strings. The further we get away from this the... Anonymous
08:06 am Feature #7474: puppet web resource type / provider
I'm not sure :) but I hope we'll get some good suggestions from the list. Nigel Kersten
07:56 am Puppet Forge Bug #7212 (Accepted): Confirmation emails include broken link
I'm reopening this since the redirect solution was backed out. Anonymous
04:46 am Feature #1198: alter parser to throw an error on use of an undefined, unquoted, variable.
Mike Pountney wrote:
> Currently, the parser treats the following cases as equivalent:
>
> [...]
>
> I think i...
Uwe Stuehler
04:07 am Feature #1461: Module metadata should support platform specification
Is #2955 a duplicate of this? I've marked it as such for now. Uwe Stuehler
03:43 am Bug #7485: zypper 0.6 not working with puppet (default version in SLES 10.4 and earlier)
Hi,
if you want to look at it isolated for my particulary problem then its safe to assume that SLES10.x = zypper 0.x...
Thomas Willert
12:04 am Feature #7474: puppet web resource type / provider
Err sorry that should be 'web_request' not 'web_resource' Mo Morsi
12:02 am Feature #7474: puppet web resource type / provider
Sure thing. Do you think 'web_resource' would be a better name? (updated the type/resource to this though it can easi... Mo Morsi
06:55 pm Feature #1077 (Needs Decision): Storeconfigs should automatically enable dbmigrate if sqlite is u...
James Turnbull
06:54 pm Bug #7296: Debian service provider disables serivce when set to enable
I'm seeing behaviour like the original post: a 'remove' followed by an 'enable'.
Unfortunately by the looks of th...
Tim Nicholas
06:45 pm Feature #2128 (Needs Decision): Allow arbitrary fact as node_name identifier
James Turnbull
06:24 pm Bug #7513 (Closed): When I run Puppet help on 2.7.0rc2 I get errors
PEBCAK - stray file from previous install. James Turnbull
06:24 pm Bug #7513 (Closed): When I run Puppet help on 2.7.0rc2 I get errors
... James Turnbull

05/12/2011

04:48 pm Bug #7506: Decide exactly what versions of Ruby we support
I talked to Nigel and Jason and Jacob and Daniel and Dominic and probably others about this, and it's determined that... Matt Robinson
04:46 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #6991 (Merged - Pending Release): Show useful summary of current node status
Available in next as commit:89b6673802fb591afb73. Anonymous
04:26 pm Bug #5318: puppet master behind passenger does not re-parse manifests correctly when running with...
Although the above target version says 2.6.x, this is to be targeted at both 2.6.x and 2.7.x
Nigel Kersten
04:24 pm Bug #7507 (Closed): Add filters to the specs that fail under Ruby 1.9
We're currently running spec tests on Jenkins against Ruby 1.9, but we're not emailing when they break since they alw... Matt Robinson
04:09 pm Bug #7506: Decide exactly what versions of Ruby we support
Ruby 1.8.6 doesn't appear to have ever worked with a daemonized master (See #7265). Jacob Helwig
03:53 pm Bug #7506 (Closed): Decide exactly what versions of Ruby we support
There has been a lot of talk about this, but so far the decision either hasn't been made, or hasn't been documented a... Matt Robinson
03:43 pm Puppet Forge Feature #7505 (Accepted): Add a service-message mechanism to the module forge
In order to help with situations like "forge is down for maintenance", "protocol has changed, you need to upgrade", i... Henrik Lindberg
03:33 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #5126 (Merged - Pending Release): Support Basic Auth in external_node registration script
Reviewed by Jacob and pushed to next. Nick Fagerlund
02:51 pm Bug #7500: Don't let pw provider use -p
Sorry for the borked formatting. Attached is the patch.
Can you tell its my first redmine ticket?
Douglas Rand
02:49 pm Bug #7500 (Closed): Don't let pw provider use -p
The -p option to pw is documented as:... Douglas Rand
02:32 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #5126 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Support Basic Auth in external_node registration ...
Patch mailed, seeking review. Nick Fagerlund
02:15 pm Bug #6984: string action invocation cannot be chased with a debugger
Ben Hughes wrote:
> So Dan raises a valid issue. This will make it harder to debug in the future.
> Do we want to...
Anonymous
11:39 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #4603 (Closed): Improve performance
The majority of issues from this ticket have been addressed; what remains is, essentially, speculation about changes ... Anonymous
11:29 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #4357 (Closed): Puppet dashboard slows down as number of reports grows
While there are genuine performance problems with the dashboard, it looks like the poorly indexed queries have been r... Anonymous
10:37 am Feature #7490: Puppet should have a big red button
I'd still prefer to use mcollective to disable all agents instead of using something like this :)
A simpler soluti...
Brice Figureau
10:26 am Facter Bug #4869 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Remove duplication between Mac sp_* facts and non-Mac...
Fixed (#92d67b7). Michael Kincaid
10:22 am Bug #7491 (Needs Decision): design flaw with parameters for mount type
Ben Hughes
09:57 am Feature #7497 (Needs Decision): Allow different database configurations per environment
I think this is a bigger issue, actually: we probably also want to support different inventory services, and generall... Anonymous
09:56 am Bug #6984 (Needs Decision): string action invocation cannot be chased with a debugger
So Dan raises a valid issue. This will make it harder to debug in the future.
Do we want to do something a) about ...
Ben Hughes
09:44 am Feature #7498 (Rejected): Support setting --in-reply-to when using rake mail_patches
It'd be handy if there were a way to set the `--in-reply-to` flag for `git send-email` when using `rake mail_patches`. Jacob Helwig
06:40 am Bug #5984: syntax error in import manifest only reported once
What is the status of this issue?
If find the issue very annoying as we don't have any visibility when someone mak...
Johan Huysmans
06:36 am Feature #7497 (Accepted): Allow different database configurations per environment
I have a database for stored configurations, and all my puppeteers (puppetmasters local to a network segment) have ac... Nick Moffitt
06:16 am Bug #7485: zypper 0.6 not working with puppet (default version in SLES 10.4 and earlier)
Thomas Willert wrote:
> For the rpm installation step, the zypper provider need to made version aware. The zypper ...
Nigel Kersten
03:26 am Feature #1853: pacman package provider
After dragging my feet sufficiently.. this has been posted to the mailing list. Paul Boyd
03:11 am Bug #7485: zypper 0.6 not working with puppet (default version in SLES 10.4 and earlier)
Hi,
I'll be happy to help as much as I can in this matter. I am new to Puppet (have used CF until now) and can not c...
Thomas Willert
 

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