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Open source softwares - SaltStack

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Lession - #1524 SaltStack Installation


WINDOWS INSTALLER

Salt minion Windows installers may be found here. The output of md5sum ought to match the contents of the corresponding md5 file.

Click SALT- dependent WINDOWS set up

SILENT INSTALLER option

The installer may be run silently by providing the /S choice at the command line. the options /masterand /minion-name provide configuring the master hostname and dependent name, respectively. Here’s an example of using the silent installer:


Salt-Minion-0.17.0-Setup-amd64.exe /S /master=yoursaltmaster /minion-name=yourminionname


SETTING UP A WINDOWS BUILD environment

Install the Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable, vcredist_x86 or vcredist_x64.

TESTING THE SALT dependent After installing SALT packages,


Edit C:\salt\conf\minion 
>> “Enter the ipaddress or hostname of your salt-master “