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Puppet generated banners for configuration files


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Version information

  • 0.0.13 (latest)
  • 0.0.12
  • 0.0.11
  • 0.0.9
  • 0.0.7
  • 0.0.5
released Jun 1st 2015
This version is compatible with:
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Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'bi-bi_banner', '0.0.13'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add bi-bi_banner
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install bi-bi_banner --version 0.0.13

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bi/bi_banner — version 0.0.13 Jun 1st 2015

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  3. Setup - The basics of getting started with banner
  4. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  5. Reference - An under-the-hood peek at what the module is doing and how
  6. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  7. Development - Guide for contributing to the module


This module allow consistent handling of banners in puppet managed file.

Module Description

This modules allow banner contents to be stored in a Hiera store, and can be overriding via a higher level Hiera lookup.

The default contents of the banner are stored locally in in the module using the the puppet-module-data moule.


puppet module install bi-bi_banner -i /path/to/modules


define my_define() {
    require bi_banner
    file {'/some/configuration/with/pound/comments':
        ensure => 'present',
        content => template("$bi_banner::pound_header", "other file contents")


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