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Puppet Agent (Portable)

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This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.
  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.
Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 12/20/2017.

Puppet is a flexible, customizable framework available under the Apache 2.0 license designed to help system administrators automate the many repetitive tasks they regularly perform. As a declarative, model-based approach to IT automation, it lets you define the desired state – or the “what” – of your infrastructure using the Puppet configuration language. Once these configurations are deployed, Puppet automatically installs the necessary packages and starts the related services, and then regularly enforces the desired state. In automating the mundane, Puppet frees you to work on more challenging projects with higher business impact.

Puppet Open Source is the underlying technology for Puppet Enterprise and runs on all major Linux distributions, major Unix platforms like Solaris, HP-UX, and AIX, and Microsoft Windows.

Puppet Agent is an "All-in-One" package that installs Puppet, Ruby, Facter, Hiera, MCollective (mco) and supporting code. It is all you need to start using Puppet. See http://docs.puppetlabs.com/puppet/latest/reference/install_windows.html for more information.

Important Considerations

This is an experimental package. It will overwrite any settings you have in hiera.yaml or environment.conf.

Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is
out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and
let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

To install Puppet Agent (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install puppet-agent.portable

To upgrade Puppet Agent (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade puppet-agent.portable

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'puppet'
    $toolsDir = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
    $installDir = Join-Path "$toolsDir" 'puppet'
    $fileName = "$($packageName).msi"
    $file = Join-Path "$toolsDir" "$fileName"
    $url = 'https://downloads.puppetlabs.com/windows/puppet-agent-1.10.4-x86.msi'
    $url64 = 'https://downloads.puppetlabs.com/windows/puppet-agent-1.10.4-x64.msi'
    
    
    Get-ChocolateyWebFile "$packageName" "$file" "$url" "$url64"
    
    pushd "$toolsDir"
    # the trailing backslash is required!
    &lessmsi x "$fileName" "$installDir\"
    popd
    
    function Create-DirectoryIfNotExists($folderName){
      if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($folderName)) { [System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($folderName) | Out-Null }
    }
    
    
    $puppetProgramDataDir = Join-Path "$env:ALLUSERSPROFILE" 'PuppetLabs'
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists $puppetProgramDataDir
    
    # Copy the source files
    $progDataFilesDir = Join-Path "$installDir" 'SourceDir\CommonAppData\PuppetLabs'
    Copy-Item "$($progDataFilesDir)\*" "$puppetProgramDataDir" -Force -Recurse
    
    # Create the rest of the ProgramData structure if necessary
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'code')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'facter')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'facter\facts.d')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'hiera')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'hiera\etc')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'hiera\var')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'mcollective')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'mcollective\etc')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'mcollective\var')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'puppet')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'puppet\etc')"
    Create-DirectoryIfNotExists "$(Join-Path $puppetProgramDataDir 'puppet\var')"
    
    
    # Add the BATs to choco bin
    $binFilesDir = Join-Path "$installDir" 'SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\bin'
    Add-BinFile -name 'puppet' -path "$binFilesDir\puppet.bat"
    Add-BinFile -name 'facter' -path "$binFilesDir\facter.bat"
    Add-BinFile -name 'hiera' -path "$binFilesDir\hiera.bat"
    Add-BinFile -name 'mco' -path "$binFilesDir\mco.bat"
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'SilentlyContinue';
    $packageName = 'puppet'
    $toolsDir = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
    $installDir = Join-Path "$toolsDir" 'puppet'
    
    # Remove the BATs from choco bin
    $binFilesDir = Join-Path "$installDir" 'SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\bin'
    Remove-BinFile -name 'puppet' -path "$binFilesDir\puppet.bat"
    Remove-BinFile -name 'facter' -path "$binFilesDir\facter.bat"
    Remove-BinFile -name 'hiera' -path "$binFilesDir\hiera.bat"
    Remove-BinFile -name 'mco' -path "$binFilesDir\mco.bat"
    
    Write-Warning "This package does not clean up ProgramData\PuppetLabs. You will need to do that manually."
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\facter.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\libfacter_test.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_convert.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_env_proto.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_env_win.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_fstream.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_iostream_shared.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_iostream_static.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_stdio.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\facter\bin\test_system.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\sys\ruby\bin\ruby.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\sys\ruby\bin\rubyw.exe.ignore
  • tools\puppet\SourceDir\Puppet Labs\Puppet\sys\tools\bin\elevate.exe.ignore

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Dependencies

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Puppet

Copyright

Puppet, Inc

Tags

Release Notes

See https://docs.puppet.com/release_notes/

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.10.3 64 Wednesday, June 21, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.10.2 76 Wednesday, June 21, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.10.1 334 Friday, May 12, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.10.0 157 Friday, April 7, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.9.3 83 Thursday, March 9, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.9.2 78 Monday, February 27, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.9.1 100 Tuesday, February 14, 2017 approved
Puppet Agent (Portable) 1.9.0 121 Friday, February 3, 2017 approved
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