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= Puppet for Configuration Management =
= Puppet for Configuration Management =
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== Prerequistes ==
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== Prerequisites ==
You will need to bring:
You will need to bring:
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* A Linux-based laptop with wireless,
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* A laptop with wireless, running
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* An installation of a recent 1.8.5+ version of Ruby
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* a Linux/OSX/BSD virtual machine, with
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* an installation of a recent 1.8.5+ version of Ruby
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*NOTE: Puppet is a configuration management tool - some of the steps in the tutorial will change files, packages and configuration on your virtual machine. Do not bring a production VM (or if running locally - a laptop) that you are uncomfortable making changes on*

Revision as of 15:01, 11 January 2010

Puppet for Configuration Management

Prerequisites

You will need to bring:

  • A laptop with wireless, running
  • a Linux/OSX/BSD virtual machine, with
  • an installation of a recent 1.8.5+ version of Ruby
  • NOTE: Puppet is a configuration management tool - some of the steps in the tutorial will change files, packages and configuration on your virtual machine. Do not bring a production VM (or if running locally - a laptop) that you are uncomfortable making changes on*