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Puppet sslv3 alert certificate revoked

I started the day with ssl issues using puppet. Last week I cleaned 2 hosts in our tree using the puppet command

# puppet node clean [hostname]

on the puppetmaster. I did this to clean out the stored configs for those nodes.

But I didn't realized this also cleaned out the ssl certificates for those clients. So I started the new week with this uncomfortable issue:

Speed up Puppet and Augeas

Here is a tip for those using the Puppet 'augeas' native resource: always use the 'incl' and the 'lens' parameters.

Without that, Augeas will autoload all of the files defined in its lenses. On an empty VM that can take up to 1 second.

Here is my base test file:

The power of packaging software, package all the things

Software delivery is hard, plenty of people all over this planet are struggling with delivering software in their own controlled environment. They have invented great patterns that will build an artifact, then do some magic and the application is up and running.

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