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Puppet – webrick vs passeger web server

puppetmaster requires a web server software to run on. By default puppetmaster comes with webrick pre-installed. However you can change this to anything you want. webrick has big drawback that it isn’t scalable.

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Puppet enterprise on the other hand is scalable and that is because it comes pre-installed with “passenger” instead of “webrick”. Passenger is actually optimised for scalability.

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=passenger+web+server&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-GB:official&client=firefox-a&channel=sb&gfe_rd=cr&ei=7qY_VOC_Ks-q8wfC_oKACw

https://www.phusionpassenger.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WEBrick

https://docs.puppetlabs.com/guides/passenger.html