Configuring Ubuntu/Debian Server for Puppet 3 Installation
The Tutorial Simply Shows How Preparing the Ubuntu/Debian Linux Servers for the Puppet 3 Automation Tool Installation.
The only Indispensable Pre-Requisite is to have the Super-User Admin Permission the Server.
Puppet is a declarative, model-based approach to IT automation, helping you manage infrastructure throughout its lifecycle, from provisioning and configuration to orchestration and reporting.
Using Puppet, you can easily automate repetitive tasks, quickly deploy critical applications, and proactively manage change, scaling from 10s of servers to 1000s, on-premise or in the cloud.
- Login into Shell
- Setting Up the Hostname
sudo hostname example
sudo nano /etc/hostname
Comment Out the Existing Entry putting a “#” in Front and Append:
Ctrl+Shift+v to Paste Content into nano
Ctrl+x to Save and Exit from nano :)
Logout and Login Again into the Server
Now the Prompt will Look like:
Find Local IP of Server
ip addr list |grep eth0$
- Append Server IP on Hosts Config File
sudo nano /etc/hosts
- How-to Getting-Started with Puppet 3 on Linux:Quick-Start Puppet Basics