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debugging puppet and facter with strace

I worked on a slightly annoying problem yesterday and thought I’d share the process with you. On one of our linux boxes puppet stopped working with an error that was not very helpful:
[root@portrix]# puppet agent –test
Info: Retrieving pluginfa…

Singapore: sending out an SOS

The Oracle community rocks! I mentioned previously that the beginning of the OTN APAC tour will take me to Singapore to meet Doug Burns again. Well, Doug took the opportunity to organize a little meetup of the local Singapore Oracle User community for …