On 6 October 2014 14:43, Alexander Bokovoy <aboko...@redhat.com> wrote: > If you have some masters that are accessible by these isolated nodes, > enroll isolated nodes against these masters. Nobody prevents you to > select your deployment strategy and manipulate configuration files > afterwards. Purpleidea's puppet module even allows you to define IPA > masters' topology right in puppet scripts, if puppet is in use.
To elaborate on this, you can specify an algorithm to define the "shape" of the cluster. There are two built-in POC algorithms provided, but more will be accepted. "Shape" means how do I algorithmically define who is neighbours with who. The two provided are "flat" and "ring":  https://github.com/purpleidea/puppet-ipa/blob/master/DOCUMENTATION.md#topology  https://github.com/purpleidea/puppet-ipa/tree/master/lib/puppet/parser/functions HTH James -- Manage your subscription for the Freeipa-users mailing list: https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/freeipa-users Go To http://freeipa.org for more info on the project