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hiera - Lightweight Pluggable Hierarchical Database


hiera [options]


hiera is a simple pluggable hierarchical database.


Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

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Configuration file
JSON format file to load scope from
YAML format file to load scope from
Retrieve facts from a node via mcollective as scope

-i, --inventory_service IDENTITY Retrieve facts for a node via Puppet's inventory service as scope


hiera is a part of Puppet Hiera and developed by Puppet Labs <>, (R.I.Pienaar <> respectively).

This man page was written by Patrick Ringl <> for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but it may also be used by others).

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