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PUPPET-INSPECT(8)						   Puppet manual						 PUPPET-INSPECT(8)

puppet-inspect - Send an inspection report SYNOPSIS
Prepares and submits an inspection report to the puppet master. USAGE
puppet inspect [--archive_files] [--archive_file_server] DESCRIPTION
This command uses the cached catalog from the previous run of 'puppet agent' to determine which attributes of which resources have been marked as auditable with the 'audit' metaparameter. It then examines the current state of the system, writes the state of the specified resource attributes to a report, and submits the report to the puppet master. Puppet inspect does not run as a daemon, and must be run manually or from cron. OPTIONS
Any configuration setting which is valid in the configuration file is also a valid long argument, e.g. ''. See the configuration file documentation at for the full list of acceptable settings. --archive_files During an inspect run, whether to archive files whose contents are audited to a file bucket. --archive_file_server During an inspect run, the file bucket server to archive files to if archive_files is set. The default value is '$server'. AUTHOR
Copyright (c) 2011 Puppet Labs, LLC Licensed under the Apache 2.0 License Puppet Labs, LLC June 2012 PUPPET-INSPECT(8)

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PUPPET-PARSER(8)						   Puppet manual						  PUPPET-PARSER(8)

puppet-parser - Interact directly with the parser. SYNOPSIS
puppet parser action OPTIONS
Note that any configuration parameter that's valid in the configuration file is also a valid long argument, although it may or may not be relevant to the present action. For example, server is a valid configuration parameter, so you can specify --server <servername> as an argument. See the configuration file documentation at for the full list of acceptable parameters. A commented list of all configuration options can also be generated by running puppet with --genconfig. --mode MODE The run mode to use for the current action. Valid modes are user, agent, and master. --render-as FORMAT The format in which to render output. The most common formats are json, s (string), yaml, and console, but other options such as dot are sometimes available. --verbose Whether to log verbosely. --debug Whether to log debug information. ACTIONS
validate - Validate the syntax of one or more Puppet manifests. SYNOPSIS puppet parser validate [manifest] [manifest ...] DESCRIPTION This action validates Puppet DSL syntax without compiling a catalog or syncing any resources. If no manifest files are provided, it will validate the default site manifest. RETURNS Nothing, or the first syntax error encountered. EXAMPLES
validate Validate the default site manifest at /etc/puppet/manifests/site.pp: $ puppet parser validate Validate two arbitrary manifest files: $ puppet parser validate init.pp vhost.pp COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE
Copyright 2011 by Puppet Labs Apache 2 license; see COPYING Puppet Labs, LLC June 2012 PUPPET-PARSER(8)
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