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Manage unix user's group membership in "safe way"


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Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
released Nov 5th 2013

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'bazilek-desired_groups', '1.0.0'
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bolt module add bazilek-desired_groups
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install bazilek-desired_groups --version 1.0.0

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bazilek/desired_groups — version 1.0.0 Nov 5th 2013


Puppet type for managing unix user's group membership by declaring list of desired groups (groups may not exist on the host).

desired_group type allow you to manage group membership in the "safe way" i.e. provider won't fail if group does not exist.


GPLv3 See LICENSE for details.


Vasil Mikhalenya


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