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From 11/04/2011 to 11/10/2011

11/11/2011

07:38 pm Bug #9388: Agent not respecting environment
Dennis Jacobfeuerborn wrote:
> Further investigation reveals that the yaml file in /var/lib/puppet/yaml/node/ is not...
Cody Robertson
06:40 pm Facter Bug #10261 (Needs Decision): Facter reports incorrect windows architecture
I would argue that the roles of architecture need to be more exactingly defined so that we can decide if this is a bu... Adrien Thebo
06:33 pm Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
I'll see if we can work out better detection that works well on xen and rackspace, with or without xenfs. It may take... Adrien Thebo
05:59 pm Bug #9388: Agent not respecting environment
Further investigation reveals that the yaml file in /var/lib/puppet/yaml/node/ is not updated appropriately when mong... Dennis Jacobfeuerborn
05:49 pm Bug #9388: Agent not respecting environment
It seems this has something to do with stale cached information.
I experimented a bit and switched between webrick...
Dennis Jacobfeuerborn
05:14 pm Bug #10727: undefined method 'Pathname' in 2.7.6 on RHEL4
Ruby versions:
RHEL5 x86_64 -- ruby-1.8.5-5.el5_4.8
RHEL4 x86_64 -- ruby-1.8.1-7.el4_7.2
I can't find any p...
Corey Osman
05:10 pm Bug #10727: undefined method 'Pathname' in 2.7.6 on RHEL4
I also see this error on RHEL5.4 x86_64... Corey Osman
04:51 pm Bug #10727 (Investigating): undefined method 'Pathname' in 2.7.6 on RHEL4
Hi Corey,
What ruby version are you using?
The issue is likely the following lines in lib/puppet/type/file.rb:2...
Josh Cooper
04:13 pm Bug #10704 (Needs Decision): puppet's idea of /etc/hosts management does not match real world use
Cody Herriges
04:12 pm Puppet Forge Bug #10683: You have a nil object when you didn't expect it!\nYou might have expected an instance...
It looks like this occurred because the version supplied was {2.2.0}, which doesn't parse. I haven't checked the modu... Nick Lewis
04:11 pm Bug #10704: puppet's idea of /etc/hosts management does not match real world use
Because of the model that Puppet follows and its requirement of uniqueness this is a tricky thing to satisfy without ... Cody Herriges
04:01 pm Bug #10727 (Closed): undefined method 'Pathname' in 2.7.6 on RHEL4
There seems to be an issue with 2.7.6 on RHEL4 (64 bit) where when installed cannot run due to the following error:
...
Corey Osman

11/10/2011

03:14 pm Bug #5547 (Accepted): Periodic "source did not contain any PSON!" error on all clients. Server / ...
James Turnbull
03:12 pm Bug #5547: Periodic "source did not contain any PSON!" error on all clients. Server / client vers...
Happening on Centos 5.7
puppet version 2.7.5
ruby 1.8.5 (2006-08-25) [i386-linux]
Linux puppetmaster.int.alp...
Banio Carpenter
02:00 pm Bug #10722: http/https report processors don't error on bad HTTP response codes.
Mike, this should go into:
* 2.6.x
* 2.7.x
* master
Pull: <https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet/pull/205>
Co...
Nigel Kersten
01:49 pm Bug #10722 (Closed): http/https report processors don't error on bad HTTP response codes.
Any Net:: errors are raised correctly, but we fail silently if we get a non-200 HTTP response code.
Nigel Kersten
12:05 pm Puppet Forge Feature #10713 (Accepted): module forge (or module tool) should better support iterating on modules
This ticket was created in order to capture a user story that I was having an issue with:
**high level use case:**...
Dan Bode
11:46 am Facter Bug #10271: Amazon Linux operatingsytem and operatingsystemrelease and osfamily facts do not work
Reminder to update puppetlabs-ntp module when this is sorted out.
https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppetlabs-ntp/pul...
Garrett Honeycutt
11:38 am Bug #9671 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): transaction eval_generate slow on many files in recur...
Some improvements for this are available at [pull request 203](https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet/pull/203).
Thi...
Nick Lewis
11:24 am Bug #10586 (Duplicate): Windows puppet cannot source files remotely if owner and group are not sp...
This issue will be resolved with the fix for #10614 Josh Cooper
10:53 am Puppet Community Package Repository Feature #10710 (Closed): Facter 1.6.3 deb package ready
There is a facter 1.6.3 deb ready for placement on apt.puppetlabs.com. It would be awesome if that could be added to ... Matthaus Owens
10:42 am Bug #9850 (Accepted): Parameters and properties should handle single values the same with ':array...
Throwing together a quick test type/provider to test this out, I found the following behavior when retrieving the val... Jacob Helwig
10:40 am Bug #10614: Should not manage or source metadata from files on non-NTFS volumes on Windows
Cygwin's mount code solely looks at the FILE_PERSISTENT_ACLS flags to determine whether to attempt to get/set securit... Josh Cooper
07:53 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #10562: CSV export broken in IE8
I can't find any significant differences between these two log snippets. Randall Hansen
07:40 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #10562: CSV export broken in IE8
Update from customer:
Interesting that it is working on your test boxes. I've tried IE6,IE7 and IE8 and get the sa...
Randall Hansen
07:02 am Bug #10704: puppet's idea of /etc/hosts management does not match real world use
Note: the presence of just the first host{} entry will delete the ipv6 entry from /etc/hosts - not good! Bill Tong
06:59 am Bug #10704 (Accepted): puppet's idea of /etc/hosts management does not match real world use
Here is a valid extract from an /etc/hosts files on a RHEL box:
127.0.0.1 localhost localhost.localdomain lo...
Bill Tong
06:39 am Bug #10702 (Needs More Information): Puppetdoc does not generate documentation for parameterized ...
Puppetdoc will generate documentation for a defined resource that includes the list of available parameters, like thi... Lars Kellogg-Stedman
04:29 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Done; I've replaced the commit in the pull request ([https://github.com/puppetlabs/facter/pull/98](https://github.com... Jason Gill

11/09/2011

03:42 pm Bug #10392: Error puppet agent with server
The interesting part is really... Stefan Schulte
03:31 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Fine by me. Anyone else? Ken Barber
03:29 pm Feature #10496 (Duplicate): I'd like to have show_diff output in the report.
you mean like #2744? Stefan Schulte
02:26 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Hmm good points. I can easily change to the format you suggested:
blockdevice_sda_model
blockdevice_sda_ven...
Jason Gill
02:16 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Jason Gill wrote:
> I think the only other information that can be reliably retrieved is size (it's the value of /sy...
Ken Barber
02:04 pm Puppet Forge Bug #10683 (Needs Decision): You have a nil object when you didn't expect it!\nYou might have exp...
James Turnbull
02:04 pm Puppet Forge Bug #10683 (Closed): You have a nil object when you didn't expect it!\nYou might have expected an...
... James Turnbull
01:47 pm Feature #9879 (Code Insufficient): Puppet resource hash support
Nan,
I do like the output you have for '`puppet resource`' better. The branch you have right now no longer works ...
Jacob Helwig
01:44 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
I think the only other information that can be reliably retrieved is size (it's the value of /sys/block/*/size multip... Jason Gill
01:32 pm Bug #9850: Parameters and properties should handle single values the same with ':array_matching =...
This was in 2.7.3, which was the stable version when I ran into this problem. Philip Jameson
01:29 pm Bug #9850: Parameters and properties should handle single values the same with ':array_matching =...
What version of Puppet are you using? Jacob Helwig
01:26 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Jason Gill wrote:
> Ken I totally agree, having the size and other details (like SCSI LUN, etc) would be really grea...
Ken Barber
01:19 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Ken I totally agree, having the size and other details (like SCSI LUN, etc) would be really great. However in this in... Jason Gill
01:14 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
So I love the idea of tracking this. By I wanted to add my 2p just for good luck.
Do we expect other metadata to be ...
Ken Barber
01:03 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
I have written tests that should handle all of the cases I could think of and submitted a GitHub pull request which r... Jason Gill
01:02 pm Bug #10677 (Closed): fix #4135 in 2.6 branch
#4135 is still a problem in 2.6.12.... Corey Osman
12:51 pm Bug #10676 (Closed): last run summary is an inconsistent data structure
* If a run has a failed resource such that all the subsequent events don't fire, we don't write out 'events 0', we ... Nigel Kersten
12:48 pm Bug #10675 (Accepted): last run summary times displayed in a insane precision
... Nigel Kersten
12:22 pm Feature #4865 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Puppet debug mode should print resource type/titl...
The one-line change to make this happen is submitted as https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet/pull/202 Daniel Pittman
11:59 am Feature #6907: Ensure providers can be used in the same puppet run that their prerequisites are d...
I don't think that the situation where an unsuitable provider has instances is that unlikely.
Take the gentoo port...
Stefan Schulte
11:30 am Bug #9983 (Merged - Pending Release): Files should be opened in binary mode
Merged into 2.7.x in commit:e8b9f64644eb3bbd6753e06c52258d07b63328b2 and into 2.7rc in commit:50c9394caaa1827b6e4432d... Jacob Helwig
11:24 am Facter Bug #10395 (Closed): changes to manufacturer_spec have caused test failure on windows
Released in 1.6.3 Matthaus Owens
10:50 am Feature #6907: Ensure providers can be used in the same puppet run that their prerequisites are d...
Stefan Schulte wrote:
> I have some problems with this patch. If you run in noop mode this raises the following erro...
Luke Kanies
10:24 am Facter Refactor #9708: Remove redundancy from operatingsystem confines
Yeah, this is a really good candidate for 1.7.0. Adrien Thebo
06:54 am Bug #10546: Failed to parse template apache/munin-stats: Could not find value for 'hostname'
I got the same problem, on FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE running puppet-2.7.6:
dimuweb-test# pcons (alias for /usr/local/s...
Espen Tagestad
05:04 am Facter Refactor #9708 (Code Insufficient): Remove redundancy from operatingsystem confines
I'm marking this as Code Insufficient because of the DragonFly BSD failure.
More tests should be done on the othe...
Ken Barber
04:51 am Bug #6112: Puppet cert generate doesn't play nice with autosigning
Hmm, I've just got this on PE 1.2.4 too:... Mark Phillips
04:50 am Facter Refactor #9708: Remove redundancy from operatingsystem confines
I've tried this on:
* Solaris 10
* OS X 10.6 (hardwareisa is now fixed with this patch)
* Dragonfly BSD (found a bug...
Ken Barber
03:19 am Facter Refactor #9708: Remove redundancy from operatingsystem confines
Should this be a 1.6.x change? I'm almost preferring it to be the next release since it seems risky enough - and its ... Ken Barber
11:49 pm Feature #6907: Ensure providers can be used in the same puppet run that their prerequisites are d...
And now I've added the tests.
If anyone can test the code at https://github.com/lak/puppet/tree/tickets/2.7.x/6907...
Luke Kanies
08:08 pm Bug #10177 (Duplicate): -> relationship shorthand fails with multi-package resource
Jacob Helwig
07:09 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10658 (Rejected): Webpage rendering bug on group pages
When a Group have too many "Derived groups" it moves the day to day graph down on top of the "Nodes for this group" s... Nicolas Aizier
07:00 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #5576 (Closed): group inherited but not given
Implemented a while ago, thanks a lot for that !
Sorry about forgetting to close the request.
Nicolas Aizier
05:29 pm Feature #10651 (Accepted): Allow the default modulepath in puppet.config to be augmented
With my puppet.config as follows:
[main]
modulepath = $modulepath:/my/module/path
I find `:/my/module/...
Ian Brandt
04:23 pm Bug #10614 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Should not manage or source metadata from files on n...
Previously puppet on Windows could segfault when managing files on non-NTFS volumes, such as a network share. There w... Josh Cooper

11/08/2011

03:51 pm Bug #10177: -> relationship shorthand fails with multi-package resource
Not just packages, see #5669 R.I. Pienaar
03:26 pm Bug #10410 (Accepted): Puppet agent documentation clarification - onetime and waitforcert interac...
Jacob Helwig
03:23 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #10646 (Needs Decision): In Dashboard, in the display of a nodes report, in the display o...
Jason, can you please make a scheduling decision, then pass this along to the right person. Thanks. Daniel Pittman
03:16 pm Bug #10066 (Accepted): puppet agent --fingerprint should not daemonize
Jacob Helwig
03:08 pm Bug #10336 (Duplicate): Hang for 600+ seconds during Puppet executing on nodes
Pretty sure this is a duplicate of #9671. Jacob Helwig
03:07 pm Puppet Community Package Repository Support #10627: Remove the file section in Red mine project for Puppet, Facter, et al
Message sent to puppet-users today. (08 Nov 2011) Michael Stahnke
03:03 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #10646: In Dashboard, in the display of a nodes report, in the display of the log, messag...
Hey look, at that. Putting a pre tag in Redmine gives you a pre tag! Awesome... Eric Shamow
03:02 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #10646 (Accepted): In Dashboard, in the display of a nodes report, in the display of the ...
A recent change to the agent started pushing the text of file diffs into the report, when a file is modified. This m... Eric Shamow
02:47 pm Bug #10177 (Accepted): -> relationship shorthand fails with multi-package resource
Targeting at Telly, but I think we should fix this in 2.7.x if it's reasonable to do. Jacob Helwig
02:44 pm Standard Library Feature #10640: Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
Ken Barber wrote:
> Thanks again KW :-).
[...]
It is me who should thank you guys for providing the opportunity to ...
Krzysztof Wilczynski
02:37 pm Bug #9361 (Accepted): puppet file resource could not contain square brackets
So, this comes from using URI.parse to handle most of the parsing of the source parameter for us. We may be able to ... Jacob Helwig
02:35 pm Standard Library Feature #10640: Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
Thanks again KW :-).
Krzysztof Wilczynski wrote:
> Jeff McCune wrote:
>
> > James Turnbull wrote:
> > >
> > ...
Ken Barber
02:32 pm Standard Library Feature #10640 (Closed): Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
Released at http://forge.puppetlabs.com/users/puppetlabs/modules/stdlib/releases/2.2.0. James Turnbull
02:18 pm Standard Library Feature #10640: Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
Wow, thanks for the speedy response! I was going to try to hack together a [custom git provider](http://www.kartar.n... Ian Brandt
02:05 pm Standard Library Feature #10640: Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
Jeff McCune wrote:
> James Turnbull wrote:
> >
> > You okay if I release Jeff?
>
> SHIP IT! =)
+1
Exci...
Krzysztof Wilczynski
02:02 pm Standard Library Feature #10640 (Accepted): Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
Jeff McCune
02:02 pm Standard Library Feature #10640: Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
The RELEASE_PROCESS.markdown file is up to date in the stdlib module too.
Let me know if you have any questions.
...
Jeff McCune
02:00 pm Standard Library Feature #10640: Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
James Turnbull wrote:
> You okay if I release Jeff?
SHIP IT! =)
Jeff McCune
01:55 pm Standard Library Feature #10640 (Needs Decision): Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
You okay if I release Jeff? James Turnbull
01:53 pm Bug #10641 (Rejected): Could not retrieve local facts: execution expired
Hello,
I suddenly started to have a weird error when I run puppet on some of my client:
# puppetd --debug ...
Mike Spinzer
01:52 pm Standard Library Feature #10640 (Closed): Release latest puppetlabs-stdlib
It would be great if the functions added in [commit 33887f9be5](https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppetlabs-stdlib/commi... Ian Brandt
01:51 pm Bug #6810 (Accepted): File 'fail' became a lot more fatal in 2.6.0
The resource itself (and dependencies) should fail, but the rest of the catalog should be applied. Eric has it right. Nigel Kersten
01:38 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10638 (Merged - Pending Release): Navigation items should be individually selectable by CSS
Addressed by https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet-dashboard/pull/54 Randall Hansen
01:15 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10638 (Closed): Navigation items should be individually selectable by CSS
We'd like to be able to turn off some navigation items in some contexts. Randall Hansen
12:50 pm Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
/sys/hypervisor Grant Heffernan
12:48 pm Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
root@prod-fe-r01:~# dmesg
[ 0.000000] Initializing cgroup subsys cpuset
[ 0.000000] Initializing ...
Grant Heffernan
12:29 pm Bug #9850: Parameters and properties should handle single values the same with ':array_matching =...
Yes, after submitting this bug, I realized it may work a little better as a property. Originally, I didn't really car... Philip Jameson
12:19 pm Bug #10084 (Needs Decision): Debug output includes way too much selinux details.
We'd need to create a new log level to handle this, and have a way of exposing it to the command-line.
Right now, ...
Jacob Helwig
12:19 pm Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
It looks like this regression is due to more accurate xen detection relying on xenfs over sysfs entries, and I would ... Adrien Thebo
11:47 am Feature #10046 (Duplicate): auth.conf defaults should be updated to allow authorized access to ce...
This looks like a duplicate of Dan's earlier ticket: #9508 Jacob Helwig
11:47 am Facter Feature #9779: Add type information to network interfaces
Hello,
This is an interesting problem, and I think... I know how to tackle it a little :-)
At least for wireles...
Krzysztof Wilczynski
11:43 am Bug #10635 (Rejected): puppet master does not work with 0.25.6
It looks like between 0.25.5 and 0.25.6 a change was lost that causes puppet master to not run correctly. The fix is... Eric Chen
11:40 am Bug #10067 (Rejected): puppet agent --fingerprint should clean up pidfile
Marking this one as rejected since `--fingerprint` shouldn't be daemonizing in the first place (and thus should never... Jacob Helwig
11:37 am Bug #10066: puppet agent --fingerprint should not daemonize
This is likely related to #6168 in that we are daemonizing way too early in the master & agent applications. I agree... Jacob Helwig
11:28 am Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
/proc/sys/xen is not present:
root@prod-fe-r01:/sys/hypervisor# ls -lR
.:
total 0
drwxr-xr-x 2 ...
Grant Heffernan
11:26 am Bug #9850 (Needs More Information): Parameters and properties should handle single values the sam...
Small bit of clarification between parameters, and properties:
* Properties are things that can be queried from the ...
Jacob Helwig
11:17 am Puppet Community Package Repository Bug #10387 (Closed): Referenced mcollective version in packages for apt repository doesn't exist ...
Debian is fixed. Zach Leslie
11:14 am Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
Interesting. Could you provide the contents of /proc/sys/xen and /sys/hypervisor as well? Adrien Thebo
11:13 am Bug #6745: Puppet needs a better undef/way to handle nil's from custom functions
Hello,
[...]
> It means that you can not use return value of nil in your custom functions to indicate some error ...
Krzysztof Wilczynski
11:00 am Bug #9848 (Accepted): Variable interpolation in class parameters seems random
I've run into this behavior myself. It's definitely annoying when trying to setup defaults based on other parameters... Jacob Helwig
10:56 am Bug #9702 (Investigating): Issue with inventory PGError: ERROR: column "id" does not exist
It does look like something is going wrong in ActiveRecord somewhere. What version do you have installed? Jacob Helwig
10:45 am Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
Adrien, no problem at all - I'll write some tests now! Jason Gill
10:43 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #10629 (Rejected): /nodes/_activity view appears to be unused
`/app/views/nodes/_activity.html.haml` appears not to be used in the application. It contains user-facing language. ... Randall Hansen
10:31 am Puppet Community Package Repository Bug #10387: Referenced mcollective version in packages for apt repository doesn't exist in main
Will fix debian today. Zach Leslie
10:18 am Bug #9595: logs are not flushed completely
Mostly I think this is a duplicate issue - not that I can find the dup issue. :) James Turnbull
10:11 am Feature #6907: Ensure providers can be used in the same puppet run that their prerequisites are d...
I have some problems with this patch. If you run in noop mode this raises the following error:... Stefan Schulte
10:00 am Facter Feature #10238 (Tests Insufficient): Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
The more that I've thought about it the more I've realized that facter isn't designed to update dynamically generated... Adrien Thebo
09:50 am Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
/proc/xen exists but is empty.... Grant Heffernan
09:45 am Facter Bug #10626: Facter 'virtual' fact trusts path for lspci and dmidecode
In lib/facter/util/manufacturer.rb we have this:... Adrien Thebo
09:43 am Bug #6745 (Re-opened): Puppet needs a better undef/way to handle nil's from custom functions
Rich Rauenzahn wrote:
> The output below shows that NilClass is not an empty string, or is it undef, but is in fact...
Timur Batyrshin
09:42 am Facter Bug #10625: Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
Could you provide a copy of the contents of /proc/xen and /sys/bus/xen, if it is present? Adrien Thebo
09:33 am Facter Bug #10626 (Needs More Information): Facter 'virtual' fact trusts path for lspci and dmidecode
Generally this is because the binaries aren't in the same location across platforms.
hrm....
Nigel Kersten
09:04 am Facter Bug #10625 (Accepted): Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
Ken Barber
08:54 am Puppet Community Package Repository Support #10627 (Closed): Remove the file section in Red mine project for Puppet, Facter, et al
We used to upload the files from a release into redmine as "files" attachments. This was at least the third location... Michael Stahnke
08:31 am Facter Bug #10626 (Duplicate): Facter 'virtual' fact trusts path for lspci and dmidecode
Whilst writing a manifest today I couldn't fathom out why 'facter is_virtual' was returning false on an ESX guest.
...
Mark Phillips
08:18 am Facter Bug #10625 (Duplicate): Xen dom0 and domU hosts reported as physical without xenfs mounted
Facter 1.6.2 is reporting all my Rackspace virtuals as reals, which breaks all kinds of things. Rolling back to 1.6.... Grant Heffernan
08:03 am Feature #8414: Task scheduler type/provider for Windows
Version 0.2.1 of the win32-taskscheduler gem includes the fix mentioned previously. If you see errors like:... Josh Cooper
07:51 am Bug #9290: Puppet master fails with 'stack level too deep' error when storeconfigs = true with ra...
I hit this also, downgrading to activerecord 3.0.10 and its related dependencies resolved it for me.
K
Keiran S
07:08 am Bug #9595: logs are not flushed completely
what more information do you need? Radosław Antoniuk
06:07 am Bug #5447: Fix duplicate definition error
Ok, I have found the issue.
It seems that it is not that one at all.
I had a function defined like this:...
Radosław Antoniuk
09:40 pm Feature #6907 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Ensure providers can be used in the same puppet r...
Jason - this needs a review. It solves one of the key FOSS team roadmap items. James Turnbull
09:15 pm Feature #6907: Ensure providers can be used in the same puppet run that their prerequisites are d...
Attached patch fixes it for me. Please test. Luke Kanies
08:38 pm Bug #1086 (Code Insufficient): ParsedFile/Util::FileType should do atomic file writes
I agree that the patch isn't sufficient, but... this is a very simple problem. Replace 'write' with 'write to temp f... Luke Kanies
05:45 pm Feature #3946 (Accepted): providers should have a finalize class method
I'm not quite seeing the sysctl case, I simply implemented this as a parameter (whether or not you wanted the file se... Nigel Kersten
05:37 pm Feature #3946: providers should have a finalize class method
the use case that I was considering is resources that are applied through some kind of web service. (like ec2)
self....
Dan Bode
05:31 pm Facter Refactor #10309 (Accepted): Standardize fixture handling using Puppets methodology
James Turnbull
05:29 pm Feature #3946 (Needs More Information): providers should have a finalize class method
I want a little more info about what benefit this brings. Not a huge design document, but more of a concrete sense of... Nigel Kersten
05:24 pm Bug #9158: Puppet master breaks on trying to send message to stomp queue
Digant Kasundra wrote:
> I added the patch to your 2.7.3 package and I get the following error.
That is kind of...
Daniel Pittman
05:08 pm Feature #5617 (Merged - Pending Release): Puppet queue logging
Merged to 2.6.x as https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet/commit/e29b5df49e2da47abb7132189c5ec3d8b8c67486 Daniel Pittman
05:07 pm Bug #9827: Hooks for dependent settings not called
This isn't really specific to the mount providers, though that's what brought it up because they have 'require' state... eric sorenson
05:04 pm Bug #2773: buglet in provider/service/launchd.rb
Sure - thanks for the reminder on it :) I just submitted a bunch of tests to launchd, and I guess I should probably ... Gary Larizza
04:58 pm Bug #4456 (Code Insufficient): REST doesn't know synonyms for its mime types
We do want to do this. Nigel Kersten
04:57 pm Feature #6059 (Accepted): password_max_age & password_min_age should work on solaris role
Then I totally retract my earlier error :)
Thank you Merritt.
Nigel Kersten
04:55 pm Feature #2744 (Merged - Pending Release): Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in rep...
Rebased against 2.7.x and merged in commit:845825a535e9d6bc76af0491a0734cdebd509d56. Nick Lewis
04:44 pm Bug #7653 (Needs More Information): puppet queue seems to ignore rundir in config file
Daniel Pittman
04:43 pm Feature #2744: Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in reports
Nick Lewis wrote:
> Daniel Pittman wrote:
> > > I'm concerned about the security implications of this. This diff co...
Daniel Pittman
04:42 pm Feature #2744: Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in reports
Nigel has already approved the ramifications of this. Copying Nick F, since we'll need documentation of the change. ... Jason McKerr
04:40 pm Bug #7653: puppet queue seems to ignore rundir in config file
G'day Digant.
I am trying to reproduce this with the current latest 2.6 release, and I get the right behaviour wit...
Daniel Pittman
04:37 pm Feature #2744: Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in reports
Daniel Pittman wrote:
> > I'm concerned about the security implications of this. This diff could potentially contain...
Nick Lewis
04:32 pm Bug #5447 (Needs More Information): Fix duplicate definition error
Can I see the manifest causing the issue too please? James Turnbull
04:32 pm Bug #4792 (Closed): Duplicate definition since 2.6.1 upgrade
The best approach is to continue in that ticket - I suspect that's more likely to be the problem given the error mess... James Turnbull
04:31 pm Bug #5447: Fix duplicate definition error
Another report and stack trace:
I am reopening that as I am experiencing the same after upgrading from 2.7.1 to 2....
James Turnbull
04:27 pm Bug #3722 (Accepted): cron issue on Solaris when user is not allowed to use cron
James Turnbull
04:27 pm Feature #3946 (Needs Decision): providers should have a finalize class method
James Turnbull
04:26 pm Feature #4479 (Needs Decision): run required exec ONLY when the thing requireing it is actually g...
James Turnbull
04:25 pm Feature #5783: support HTTP(S) URL as the file 'source'
I'd be happy if puppet simply used sensible defaults for http: URLs where no explicit action was defined and the meta... Steve Shipway
04:25 pm Bug #5346 (Needs Decision): puppetca doc error
One more for the road Nigel? James Turnbull
04:23 pm Puppet Community Package Repository Bug #10387 (Accepted): Referenced mcollective version in packages for apt repository doesn't exis...
Zach is this a you thing? James Turnbull
04:23 pm Facter Bug #10509: Display local_volume mount points as a fact
Adrien Thebo wrote:
> Would this be covered by the blockdevice fact that would be added as part of #10238?
Adri...
Krzysztof Wilczynski
04:23 pm Bug #1086 (Needs Decision): ParsedFile/Util::FileType should do atomic file writes
Luke - any thoughts? (Thought it'd be exciting to assign you a ticket too... :)) James Turnbull
04:22 pm Refactor #2716 (Needs Decision): Provide some way to override puppet classes
James Turnbull
04:21 pm Feature #3149 (Needs Decision): Add a new metaparameter to send notifications on failure.
James Turnbull
04:20 pm Feature #3537 (Needs Decision): It should be possible to trigger (exec) resources with require
James Turnbull
04:20 pm Bug #4792: Duplicate definition since 2.6.1 upgrade
seen it, actually I am not, but I don't have too many ideas how to
verify that...
any hints/ideas?
Radosław Antoniuk
04:19 pm Bug #1219 (Closed): Disabling a service on Red Hat systems should use 'chkconfig service off', no...
I think this is a different issue - I suggest opening a new ticket please. James Turnbull
04:18 pm Feature #2565 (Closed): Getting client fqdn with certname and external_nodes
This is resolved in 2.7.3 and won't be fixed with back-ports to older versions. James Turnbull
04:16 pm Feature #2807 (Needs Decision): Agent settings should be available within the parser
James Turnbull
04:16 pm Facter Bug #2345 (Needs Decision): virtual fact on openbsd wrong
James Turnbull
04:15 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #7196 (Needs Decision): external node tool should URL encode node names
Nick - can you or Daniel please wrap this up? Is it closed? Does more need to be done? Thanks! James Turnbull
04:14 pm Bug #2930 (Needs Decision): endless loop when calling function from within custom function
This is an ugly UX problem. James Turnbull
04:13 pm Bug #5491 (Needs Decision): doc vs describe
Nick - you have a view? James Turnbull
04:13 pm Bug #6322 (Accepted): --detailed-exitcodes isn't effective when using --noop argument
James Turnbull
04:11 pm Bug #4456 (Needs Decision): REST doesn't know synonyms for its mime types
James Turnbull
04:11 pm Bug #4792 (Needs More Information): Duplicate definition since 2.6.1 upgrade
Are you sure you're not seeing #5447? James Turnbull
04:10 pm Feature #2744: Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in reports
Nick Lewis wrote:
> I'm concerned about the security implications of this. This diff could potentially contain sensi...
Daniel Pittman
04:09 pm Facter Bug #2179 (Accepted): IP support calls 'ip' and 'ifconfig' ridiculous numbers of times
James Turnbull
04:08 pm Feature #6059 (Needs Decision): password_max_age & password_min_age should work on solaris role
James Turnbull

11/07/2011

03:59 pm Bug #4402: directoryservice user provider on darwin 10.4 (tiger) won't manage passwords
Yes, this is still going on; I worked around it in the manifests by defining alternate user resources without a passw... eric sorenson
03:59 pm Bug #9016: Spec files provided with 2.7.3 are incorrect.
I've been getting better with the conf/redhat spec the suse one I have done less with. I'll try to add that to the p... Michael Stahnke
03:56 pm Bug #4948: connecting from a client whose cert is revoked fails without indicating why
FWIW this happened to another team here last week. It took out their SSL setup for a couple of days until they grew f... eric sorenson
03:53 pm Bug #4402 (Needs More Information): directoryservice user provider on darwin 10.4 (tiger) won't m...
Hi eric - is this still a problem? Did you ever get any closer to root cause? James Turnbull
03:51 pm Bug #4948 (Needs Decision): connecting from a client whose cert is revoked fails without indicati...
Thoughts on Daniel's suggestion? James Turnbull
03:48 pm Bug #5789 (Tests Insufficient): launchd provider parses all plists twice, and uses too much CPU
Jason - Gary needs an engineer he can work with on the tests on this please. James Turnbull
03:47 pm Bug #5981 (Needs Decision): Puppet shouldn't overwrite symlinks when specifying content and follo...
Nigel - what this going to be targeted at and what's the proposed change? Not clear to me currently. Thanks! James Turnbull
03:47 pm Bug #4792 (Re-opened): Duplicate definition since 2.6.1 upgrade
I am reopening that as I am experiencing the same after upgrading from 2.7.1 to 2.7.5.... Radosław Antoniuk
03:44 pm Bug #6810 (Needs Decision): File 'fail' became a lot more fatal in 2.6.0
Nigel - what's your view here on the desired outcome? James Turnbull
03:43 pm Bug #7141: puppetd runs fail in 'daemon' mode when stat'ing /proc files
Ben - can you ping Matt please and get him to test the code or find out if we can get access to a box to fix please. James Turnbull
03:42 pm Feature #2744: Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in reports
I'm concerned about the security implications of this. This diff could potentially contain sensitive information whic... Nick Lewis
03:41 pm Feature #5783: support HTTP(S) URL as the file 'source'
It would be ideal if this had the capacity to check the etag against an md5 of the existing file on disk James Loope
03:41 pm Feature #7243 (Code Insufficient): Additional data in Puppet CSRs (certdnsnames, and custom data)
James Turnbull
03:39 pm Bug #7444 (Closed): Ability to load a server side function from a server side function broken.
Fixed as dup of #4549. James Turnbull
03:32 pm Feature #5158 (Needs Decision): File resources: Make source/content parameters and the file/templ...
James Turnbull
03:31 pm Bug #9016 (Needs Decision): Spec files provided with 2.7.3 are incorrect.
James Turnbull
03:30 pm Bug #9518: Array scope different from string scope:
Daniel concurs with 2) - it should be an error. James Turnbull
03:27 pm Bug #10614 (Closed): Should not manage or source metadata from files on non-NTFS volumes on Windows
If a non-NTFS volume is mounted in Windows, we cannot get or set the owner, group or mode (DACL). In some cases, this... Josh Cooper
03:26 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #3534 (Needs Decision): Dashboard should support ability to set variables as arrays in th...
This overlaps with the three or four ENC efforts plus some Dashboard/Console UI stuff. Probably needs a call from yo... James Turnbull
03:22 pm Bug #3120 (Needs Decision): 'localcacert' doesn't behave as described
Nick - do you think this is an issue with documentation? James Turnbull
03:20 pm Bug #3741: Custom facts loaded multiple times
This is def. related to #8341 - if not perhaps a dup of it? James Turnbull
03:17 pm Feature #5617: Puppet queue logging
Daniel to review and action. James Turnbull
03:17 pm Bug #8341 (Needs More Information): Loading facts repeatedly
James Turnbull
03:16 pm Bug #8341: Loading facts repeatedly
Daniel is going to grab Adrien to discuss. James Turnbull
03:15 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10562: CSV export broken in IE8
I've tried this in IE8 (version 8.0.7600.16385) in Windows 7 (version 6.1.7600). I can't reproduce it either. Randall Hansen
03:15 pm Bug #8986 (Closed): ssh_authorized_key not setting user permissions in the proper manner.
Merged in 2.7.5 James Turnbull
03:13 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10249: Message column in report log can blow up layout
Randall - can you please review at your convenience. James Turnbull
03:12 pm Feature #2744: Provide an option to send back diff of txt files in reports
Daniel has written the code - we need someone to review it. James Turnbull
03:10 pm Bug #2773: buglet in provider/service/launchd.rb
Gary - any chance you can look at the tests for this in your copious spare time? :) James Turnbull
03:06 pm Bug #6775: puppet master --genconfig bug
Hey Valdis - can we please get some information from you (see Daniel's question in the update above!) - Thanks. James Turnbull
03:04 pm Feature #7187 (Needs Decision): Mount provider/type split for OEL
Nigel - can we clean up all the related mount tickets and get a status on this please. James Turnbull
03:03 pm Feature #7188: Mount provider/type split for Solaris
Max - can you please answer Stefan's question. Thanks! James Turnbull
03:03 pm Feature #7188 (Needs More Information): Mount provider/type split for Solaris
James Turnbull
03:02 pm Facter Bug #10225: virtual fact does not detect linux vserver host/guest correctly
can't be targeted at 1.6.2, since 1.6.2 is out. Michael Stahnke
03:02 pm Bug #7296 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): Debian service provider disables serivce when set to ...
James Turnbull
12:18 pm Bug #10392: Error puppet agent with server
When i execute puppet agent -t -d --server your.puppet.master on the client i get this:
[root@249196 ~]# puppet ag...
Ernesto Gamez
11:52 am Puppet Acceptance Refactor #9587 (Rejected): setting ssh default to forward agents was a bad idea
Dominic Maraglia
11:52 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #10562 (Needs More Information): CSV export broken in IE8
I can't reproduce this in IE8 either with or without compatibility mode (on Windows Server 2008 R2). In both cases, t... Nick Lewis
11:49 am Bug #10392: Error puppet agent with server
Hi Ernesto,
your initial post described two different issues:
* you get an error about the macaddress fact, bec...
Stefan Schulte
11:46 am Facter Bug #10490: macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
I'm sorry I don't understand what you have said. But let me try anyway.
For the macaddress fact to work - yes you ...
Ken Barber
11:36 am Bug #9190: Windows documentation
Need to document what file owner, group and modes mean on Windows. See discussion in #10586 Josh Cooper
11:23 am Bug #10586 (Accepted): Windows puppet cannot source files remotely if owner and group are not spe...
Since the manifest does not define a group, puppet is attempting to apply the numeric gid from the file metadata, and... Josh Cooper
11:21 am Puppet Dashboard Feature #10076 (Merged - Pending Release): RPM version and release for rc's should be less than t...
Merged into master in commit:ceb9acd117e7ea1c82e84550d5724193836f3ba2
(#10076) Adjust RPM package versions so ...
Jacob Helwig
10:54 am Facter Bug #10490: macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
So that it is to me clear. I need to have direction mac in my vps so that it works? There is no form of which it can ... Ernesto Gamez
10:52 am Puppet Acceptance Refactor #9587 (Code Insufficient): setting ssh default to forward agents was a bad idea
This issue should be rejected, the pull request was closed (not merged)
Cloud Provisioner was fixed to work with a...
Dan Bode
10:35 am Facter Bug #10271: Amazon Linux operatingsytem and operatingsystemrelease and osfamily facts do not work
correct, this is amazon linux. lsb tools are not installed by default on Amazon Linux. Dan Bode
10:27 am Bug #10588 (Accepted): /var/lib/puppet/state is root:root owned by default on 2.7.6 via gems, bre...
Any thoughts Mike? I suspect this is a regression somewhere. James Turnbull
10:22 am Bug #10588: /var/lib/puppet/state is root:root owned by default on 2.7.6 via gems, breaking expor...
Confirmed: /var/lib/puppet only comes into existence on this server after "puppet master" is invoked. puppet:puppet ... Justin Honold
10:16 am Bug #10588 (Needs More Information): /var/lib/puppet/state is root:root owned by default on 2.7.6...
This directory isn't created by the gem install but rather the first Puppet run. Can you confirm this is the case? James Turnbull
09:52 am Bug #10586 (Investigating): Windows puppet cannot source files remotely if owner and group are no...
Josh Cooper
09:09 am Bug #4107 (Accepted): puppet kick ignores --noop, and it isn't clear what the correct behavior sh...
Nigel Kersten
09:01 am Bug #10445: package type reports failure when actually installing the package
Hi Kelsey,
The complete name of the rpm is gpfs.gplbin-2.6.32-131.17.1.el6.x86_64-3.4.0-8.x86_64.rpm. That's gpfs...
Joshua Hoblitt
07:49 am Bug #10588 (Accepted): /var/lib/puppet/state is root:root owned by default on 2.7.6 via gems, bre...
drwxr-xr-t. 2 root root 4096 Nov 7 09:13 state
err: Could not retrieve catalog from remote server: Erro...
Justin Honold
07:13 am Bug #9290: Puppet master fails with 'stack level too deep' error when storeconfigs = true with ra...
Also ran into this one, thx for the downgrade tip. Justin Honold
07:04 am Bug #10445 (Investigating): package type reports failure when actually installing the package
Joshua,
Thanks for taking the time to report this issue. I'm in the process of trying to reproduce this, can you ...
Kelsey Hightower
04:52 am Bug #8062: yum package ensure=>latest not checking the epoch tag
This has been sitting in my queue for a while now, and I don't think I'll have time to work on it for a couple more w... Jude Nagurney
02:36 am Bug #4107: puppet kick ignores --noop, and it isn't clear what the correct behavior should be
At least passing --noop would be superawesome. Coupled with reports it would provide a nice deployment loop:
pup...
Siim Põder
05:26 pm Bug #10586 (Closed): Windows puppet cannot source files remotely if owner and group are not speci...
If you have a file resource pulling content from a puppet: URL, windows file provider gives error "Cannot convert Fix... Steve Shipway

11/06/2011

02:53 pm Facter Feature #10238: Add support for identifying block devices to Facter
I've just pushed a minor update to the github repo for this fact which prevents a small bug in the rare case that a d... Jason Gill
10:12 am Bug #10258 (Needs More Information): LDAP node indirector broken
James Turnbull
01:31 am Puppet Dashboard Bug #10582 (Accepted): puppet-dashboard 1.2.2 shows md5 link to a new file which cannot be displayed
When puppet deploys a new file to a system, it shows up in puppet-dashboard 1.2.2 as a md5 link;
Changed (1)
File[/...
Stefan Heijmans

11/05/2011

08:48 am Facter Bug #10490 (Merged - Pending Release): macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
Thanks Stefan for doing this so quickly. Merged. Ken Barber
08:39 am Facter Bug #10490 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
Ken Barber
08:21 am Facter Bug #10490: macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
pull requested updated Stefan Schulte
07:32 am Facter Bug #10490 (Tests Insufficient): macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
Full comments in pull request - but I've asked Stefan to add an example for the venet0 invalid/zeroed out mac address... Ken Barber
02:47 am Facter Bug #10490 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): macaddress fact errors when no macadress can be found
https://github.com/puppetlabs/facter/pull/96 Stefan Schulte

11/04/2011

04:13 pm Bug #10567 (Accepted): splaylimit should describe what units it is in.
... Nigel Kersten
03:20 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10198 (Closed): Dashboard node groups have display artifacts when there are no nodes in the ...
Released in 1.2.3rc1 Matthaus Owens
03:20 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10270 (Closed): Dashboard workers init script not quite functional
Released in 1.2.3rc1 Matthaus Owens
03:20 pm Puppet Dashboard Feature #10543 (Closed): Rake task to automatically add all nodes to a given group
Released in 1.2.3rc1 Matthaus Owens
03:11 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10555 (In Topic Branch Pending Review): We should specify a default language for Dashboard
https://github.com/puppetlabs/puppet-dashboard/pull/53 Daniel Sauble
03:09 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10562 (Closed): CSV export broken in IE8
Here's the bug report:
Hi we've just noticed that in our dashboard when we click on "Export nodes as CSV" from the...
Randall Hansen
02:16 pm Feature #1198: alter parser to throw an error on use of an undefined, unquoted, variable.
Perhaps we could just start with a command line option or runtime declaration/pragma, like Perl (-w, use strict) did ... Rich Rauenzahn
01:25 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10555: We should specify a default language for Dashboard
I've attached the fun that provoked this bug report. Michael Stahnke
01:21 pm Puppet Dashboard Bug #10555 (Closed): We should specify a default language for Dashboard
In the header of Dashboard, we should specify a default language (English!). We've seen Chrome do ... questionable t... Randall Hansen
12:43 pm Bug #10547: inline_template newlines issue with ruby dsl
I figured out a work around, which might be the solution instead of a bug, which is to do this... Matthew Black
09:53 am Feature #10248: Document fact access in templates using instance variables
Somewhat related, investigate `scope["var"]` in templates. Nigel Kersten
09:53 am Feature #10248 (Accepted): Document fact access in templates using instance variables
So this is totally deliberate and part of git commit `03c76deb60927375e9b35c74a903130930ffddf2`
Will fill in more ...
Nigel Kersten
08:45 am Bug #10547: inline_template newlines issue with ruby dsl
Another interesting note is in puppet dsl inline_template behaves correctly and will compile the same template. Matthew Black
08:24 am Bug #10547 (Closed): inline_template newlines issue with ruby dsl
When using an inline template, it does not like multiline statements.
The following example will throw an erb erro...
Matthew Black
07:24 am Bug #10546 (Needs More Information): Failed to parse template apache/munin-stats: Could not find ...
I tried to upgrade my puppetmaster and one node to 2.7.6, but when I ran it, I got this error:... micah -
 

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