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Installs a collection of tasks that perform common Puppet Enterprise operations.


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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Mar 15th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >= 4.7.0 < 6.0.0
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  • pe_console_task_toolkit

Start using this module

  • r10k or Code Manager
  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'beersy-pe_console_task_toolkit', '0.1.0'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add beersy-pe_console_task_toolkit
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install beersy-pe_console_task_toolkit --version 0.1.0

Direct download is not typically how you would use a Puppet module to manage your infrastructure, but you may want to download the module in order to inspect the code.



beersy/pe_console_task_toolkit — version 0.1.0 Mar 15th 2018

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Table of Contents

  1. Description
  2. Requirements
  3. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  4. Reference - An under-the-hood peek at what the module is doing and how
  5. Getting help - Some Helpful commands


This module provides the pe_console_task_toolkit task. This task installs a collection of tasks in the default global module path that perform common Puppet Enterprise operations. You should only run it once.

Specifically, this task installs:


This module is compatible with Puppet Enterprise and Puppet Bolt.

  • To run tasks with Puppet Enterprise, PE 2017.3 or later must be installed on the machine from which you are running task commands. Machines receiving task requests must be Puppet agents.

  • To run tasks with Puppet Bolt, Bolt 0.5 or later must be installed on the machine from which you are running task commands. Machines receiving task requests must have SSH or WinRM services enabled. If using Bolt, the puppet agent must already installed.



You can also run the Puppet Task from the command line using:

puppet task run pe_console_tasks -n

Or using bolt:

bolt task run pe_console_tasks -n

NOTE The task can take a few minutes to run.


To view the available actions and parameters, on the command line, run puppet task show pe_console_tasks or see the pe_console_tasks module page on the Forge.

Getting Help

To display help for the pe_console_tasks task, run puppet task show pe_console_tasks::run

To show help for the task CLI, run puppet task run --help or bolt task run --help


This task can only be targeted to the master node

Release Notes/Contributors/Etc.