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Salt Minion

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This package was approved by moderator alexinslc on 12/5/2015.

This package installs a salt minion on your system as a windows service. The Salt minion receives commands from the central Salt master and replies with the results of said commands.
Note that the Salt Minion Installer supports two arguments: /master=yoursaltmaster /minion-name=yourminionname. These arguments can be passed to the package via the -installargs parameter.

To install Salt Minion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install saltminion --version 2015.8.3

To upgrade Salt Minion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade saltminion --version 2015.8.3

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'saltminion'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $baseurl = 'https://repo.saltstack.com/windows'
    $version = '2015.8.3'
    
    $isSytem32Bit = (($Env:PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE -eq 'x86') -and ($Env:PROCESSOR_ARCHITEW6432 -eq $null))
    
    $os = if ($isSytem32Bit) { "x86" } else { "AMD64" }
    
    $url = "$baseurl/Salt-Minion-$version-$os-Setup.exe"
    $url64 = "$baseurl/Salt-Minion-$version-$os-Setup.exe"
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
    
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    # By default, salt installs in c:\salt This package will attempt to call the uninstall executable from there. 
    C:\salt\uninst.exe /S

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  • SaltStack

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Release Notes

  • Supports /master=yoursaltmaster and /minion-name=yourminionname parameters.

    • Installs as a windows service .

    • Uninstaller requires user confirmation.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Salt Minion 2018.3.1 510 Wednesday, June 13, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2018.3.0.1 1006 Monday, May 21, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2018.3.0 1663 Tuesday, April 3, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2017.7.7 38 Friday, September 7, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2017.7.5 611 Tuesday, April 3, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2017.7.4.1 959 Monday, March 12, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2017.7.4 465 Monday, February 26, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2017.7.3 395 Monday, February 5, 2018 approved
Salt Minion 2017.7.2 1722 Monday, October 9, 2017 approved
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