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Puppet from the trenches – How to prevent overwritten user configuration with a custom type

October 29th, 2013 by
(http://blog.trifork.com/2013/10/29/puppet-from-the-trenches-how-to-prevent-overwritten-user-configuration-with-a-custom-type/)

Puppet_LogoIn this installment of the ‘from the trenches’ series I cover the use of Puppet during one of our projects. We have used Puppet to provision Jenkins instances as part of a build and deployment platform for a large organization. I discuss the problem of when Puppet overwrites user managed configuration and how we solved it by writing a custom type.

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