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Adds a catalog terminus and indirector which allows user to stop the Puppet Agent caching catalogs on the local disk


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Version information

  • 0.1.1 (latest)
  • 0.1.0
released Mar 28th 2016
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise >= 3.0.0
  • Puppet >= 3.0.0
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  • Bolt
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  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'dylanratcliffe-no_cached_catalogs', '0.1.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add dylanratcliffe-no_cached_catalogs
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install dylanratcliffe-no_cached_catalogs --version 0.1.1

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dylanratcliffe/no_cached_catalogs — version 0.1.1 Mar 28th 2016



This module allows you to completely disable catalog caching on disk with the Puppet Agent. By default Puppet will cache the most recent catalog in the client_datadir, in order to disable this, install this module then add the following line to your puppet.conf:

catalog_cache_terminus = none

Or manage the setting in Puppet Code (recommended) using the inifile module

NOTE: As App Orchestration relies on agents being able to run against cached catalogs, using setting the catalog_cache_terminus to none will break App Orchestration.