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.