[Pkg-puppet-devel] [SCM] Puppet packaging for Debian branch, experimental, updated. debian/2.6.8-1-844-g7ec39d5

nfagerlund nick.fagerlund at gmail.com
Tue May 10 08:16:25 UTC 2011

The following commit has been merged in the experimental branch:
commit eeb1b60dceda1af79ed40662d8cc52299e75157f
Author: nfagerlund <nick.fagerlund at gmail.com>
Date:   Mon Apr 18 16:06:31 2011 -0700

    (#7108) Modernize description of --listen in defaults.rb
    --listen's description referred to the older XMLRPC authorization path.

diff --git a/lib/puppet/defaults.rb b/lib/puppet/defaults.rb
index 8428976..139c3c7 100644
--- a/lib/puppet/defaults.rb
+++ b/lib/puppet/defaults.rb
@@ -528,10 +528,10 @@ module Puppet
     :runinterval => [1800, # 30 minutes
       "How often puppet agent applies the client configuration; in seconds."],
     :listen => [false, "Whether puppet agent should listen for
-      connections.  If this is true, then by default only the
-      `runner` server is started, which allows remote authorized
-      and authenticated nodes to connect and trigger `puppet agent`
-      runs."],
+      connections.  If this is true, then puppet agent will accept incoming
+      REST API requests, subject to the default ACLs and the ACLs set in 
+      the `rest_authconfig` file. Puppet agent can respond usefully to
+      requests on the `run`, `facts`, `certificate`, and `resource` endpoints."],
     :ca_server => ["$server", "The server to use for certificate
       authority requests.  It's a separate server because it cannot
       and does not need to horizontally scale."],

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