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Task to elicit a 'pong' from target systems

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Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
released Dec 10th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2019.8.x, 2019.7.x, 2019.5.x, 2019.4.x, 2019.3.x, 2019.2.x, 2019.1.x, 2019.0.x, 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >= 4.7.0 < 7.0.0
  • Linux, Windows
Tasks:
  • ping

Start using this module

  • r10k or Code Manager
  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'gabe-ping', '1.0.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add gabe-ping
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install gabe-ping --version 1.0.0

Direct download is not typically how you would use a Puppet module to manage your infrastructure, but you may want to download the module in order to inspect the code.

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Documentation

gabe/ping — version 1.0.0 Dec 10th 2018

Ping

This mind-bogglingly simple task simply replies to any invocation with a pong and an exit code of zero. The intention is to replace what you might have been using an mco ping for. Specifically, it's useful for validating that your transport and credentials (or RBAC) are valid, not just that the host is up or that its Puppet agent is checking in.

The output from Linux and Windows should be simply:

  {
    "reply": "pong"
  }