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saltstack is a great configuration management tool

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SaltStack .sls file to allow root to log in directly

I’m lazy and I have bad admin habits, like logging into a LINUX server, directly, as root. Worse than that, I like to set the…

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How to Install SaltStack on Ubuntu 20.04 on a Raspberry Pi

Once you have the OS installed and (in the case of a Raspberry,) ntp working, you can install stuff. The first thing I want to…

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How to Install saltstack minion on a Raspberry PI

saltstack is an awesome configuration management tool to ensure that you have complete control over the configuration of all of the computers in your environment….

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How to Fix Minions that Can’t Find a New Replacement salt-master Server

Emergency Scenario: Need to reestablish security between salt master and minions. Too much tickering around and I’ve broken my salt-master server. No problem, right? Just…

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