[Pkg-puppet-devel] Bug#493452: Bug#493452: Downcasing of facts

Russ Allbery rra at debian.org
Tue Aug 5 07:03:28 UTC 2008

Matthew Palmer <mpalmer at debian.org> writes:

> The contents of facts stopped getting downcased with 0.22.0, and was made
> configurable in 0.22.1.  This option, 'downcasefacts', was defaulted to
> false in 0.22.1, and is defaulted similarly in 0.24.4 and 0.24.5.  I would
> look to local config files for changes.

The change wouldn't be downcasing of facts, but rather case-sensitive
matching of fact values in case and selector statements.  We see Debian
when we interpolate the $operatingsystem fact, but a case statement
matching on debian still works in 0.24.4.

Russ Allbery (rra at debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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