hiera(1) Lightweight Pluggable Hierarchical Database


hiera [options]


hiera is a simple pluggable hierarchical database.


Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

-V, --version
Version information
-d, --debug
Show debugging information
-a, --array
Array search
-h, --hash
Hash search
-c, --config CONFIG
Configuration file
-j, --json SCOPE
JSON format file to load scope from
-y, --yaml SCOPE
YAML format file to load scope from
-m, --mcollective IDENTITY
Retrieve facts from a node via mcollective as scope
-i, --inventory_service IDENTITY Retrieve facts for a node via Puppet's inventory service as scope


hiera is a part of Puppet Hiera and developed by Puppet Labs <[email protected]>, (R.I.Pienaar <[email protected]> respectively).

This man page was written by Patrick Ringl <[email protected]> for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but it may also be used by others).