Puppet: Disable puppet agent temporarily

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I need to troubleshoot a few things in puppet and for this i need to disable a puppet agent temporarily. How do i do this?
Aug 30 in Puppet by Dimple
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Sometimes,you might need to temporarily disable the Puppet agent from running.

  • Start a command prompt with Run as administrator.

  • To disable the agent, run:

puppet agent --disable "<MESSAGE>"
  • To enable the agent, run:

puppet agent --enable
answered Aug 30 by Sirajul
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