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Collection of useful Puppet manifests for Windows-based platforms.

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Version information

  • 1.0.6 (latest)
  • 1.0.5
  • 1.0.4
  • 1.0.3
  • 1.0.2
  • 1.0.1
  • 1.0.0
  • 0.9.4
  • 0.9.3
  • 0.9.2
  • 0.9.1
released Aug 13th 2017
This version is compatible with:
  • windows

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'counsyl-windows', '1.0.6'
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bolt module add counsyl-windows
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install counsyl-windows --version 1.0.6

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counsyl/windows — version 1.0.6 Aug 13th 2017

windows

This module provides Puppet configurations for common Windows administration.

Windows Classes

windows::autologon

Configures automatic logon for the system for the given user. For example:

class { 'windows::autologon':
  user     => 'justin',
  password => 's3kr1t',
}

windows::iis_express

Downloads and installs IIS Express 8.

windows::java

Automatically downloads and installs Java from Oracle. Currently, it uses Java 8 Update 60. Use of this class implies your acceptance of the Oracle Binary Code License Agreement for SE Platform Products.

windows::nssm

Downloads and installs the Non-Sucking Service Manager.

windows::power_scheme

Sets the power scheme for the system, for example:

class { 'windows::power_scheme':
  ensure => 'High performance',
}

windows::refresh_environment

Contains an exec resource that will refresh the current environment -- used when modifying system variables and having them be reflected without logging off and/or rebooting. Notify this class after modifying any system enviornment variable.

windows::update

Configures automatic windows updates, consult its source for more information.

Windows Defined Types

windows::environment

Configures a windows environment variable, for example:

windows::environment { 'PYTHONPATH':
  value => 'C:\my_python_path'
}

windows::firewall_rule

Creates a Windows firewall rule, for a program or a local port. Some examples:

# Allow ICMP ping.
windows::firewall_rule { 'ICMP Ping':
  protocol => 'icmpv4:8,any',
}

# Allow Python 2.7.
windows::firewall_rule { 'python2.7':
  program => 'C:\Python27\python.exe',
}

windows::path

Ensures that the given directory is a part of the Windows %Path%, e.g.:

windows::path { 'C:\Python27': }

windows::regsvr32

Registers a DLL (or other control) specificed by the resource's name as a component in the registry.

windows::screen_saver

Configures a screen saver (specified by the given user name). For example, this configures the blank screen saver for the user justin to engage after 10 minutes, and requiring a password to log back in:

windows::screen_saver { 'justin':
  secure  => true,
  timeout => '10m',
}

windows::shortcut

Configures a windows shortcut, for example:

windows::shortcut { 'C:\Users\justin\Desktop\python.lnk':
  target      => 'C:\Python27\python.exe',
  description => 'Python 2.7',
}

windows::unzip

Unzips a file on Windows using Microsoft native APIs. For example:

windows::unzip { 'C:\compressed.zip':
  destination => 'C:\dest',
  creates     => 'C:\dest\uncompressed.txt',
}

This assumes that the file uncompressed.txt exists in C:\compressed.zip

License

Apache License, Version 2.0

Contact

Justin Bronn justin@counsyl.com

Support

Please log tickets and issues at https://github.com/counsyl/puppet-windows