Puppet agent fails with "Could not create resources for managing Puppet's files and directories in sections [:main, :agent, :ssl]: undefined method `exists?' for nil:NilClass"

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Issue

  • Puppet agent fails with below error, on client registered to Satellite 6.x.
Error: Could not create resources for managing Puppet's files and directories in sections [:main, :agent, :ssl]: undefined method `exists?' for nil:NilClass
Error: Could not prepare for execution: Could not create resources for managing Puppet's files and directories in sections [:main, :agent, :ssl]: undefined method `exists?' for nil:NilClass
undefined method `exists?' for nil:NilClass

Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite v.6.5
  • Red Hat Satellite v.6.4
  • Red Hat Satellite v.6.3.x

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