When writing or testing Salt formulas, it’s often nice to have a test environment or ability to created throwaway servers for testing. We don’t want a full Salt environment for this, so instead we’ll create a masterless Salt minion for testing.
Successfully complete this lab by achieving the following learning objectives:
- Install Salt
Install Salt on the provided CentOS machine.
- Update the Configuration
- Configure Salt to run without a master.
- Ensure Salt uses the new configuration.
- Test for Salt
salt-callto test that Salt is running locally.