Install puppet clinet on Centos 6

Setting up my puppet clinet in centos and then connect it to my puppetmaster.

Enbling the puppet lab repository

rpm -ivh

Enabling EPEL repos

rpm -Uvh


Install puppet client

yum install puppet


make shore that you hostfile is ok /etc/hosts puppetmaster


Openup the file /etc/sysconfig/puppet and set

# The puppetmaster server


Now its time to start the puppet client

/etc/init.d/puppet start
chkconfig puppet on


Now the client will show up on the puppetmaster on the master run

puppetca --list

Sign the servers cert

puppetca –sign server2

And now your clinet is connected to the server.