Puppet Manifests Dependencies

Puppet Manifests Dependencies

 

While creating or writing puppet manifests, ordering doesn’t matter as long as the resources are independent and not related to each other. And most resources are!

But some resources depend on other resources. Consider the ntpd service which is installed by a package ntp. Now it’s impossible to get the service into its desired state i.e running, if the package ntpd isn’t installed yet. The service has a dependency on the package

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http://networknuts.net/linuxblog/puppet-manifests-dependencies/

 

 

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