vRO Puppet plug-in 3.0

Released May 16, 2017.

  • Adds support for integration within the vRealize Automation Enterprise GUI in version 7.3 and higher.
  • Role classes can be dynamically fetched from the Puppet master.
  • vRA GUI displays each role class’s description based on the @summary puppet-strings tag if it is present.
  • Major version release that drops support for open source Puppet.
  • One vRA/vRO instance can support multiple Puppet masters.
  • csr_attributes.yaml file is deleted after provisioning if you are using the shared-secret autosigning workflow.
  • If Puppet agent runs during provision do not succeed, the Puppet agent service is left in running state.
  • Adjustments to avoid timeouts in Windows provisioning.
  • Puppet.SSH.useSudo is now exposed as a custom property.
  • Improved error handling in the Add a Puppet Master workflow.
  • Improved error message if Puppet:Master is not set.
  • Run Puppet workflows no longer perform one more Puppet run than necessary.