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Install, configure, and running vas (Veeta server client).


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Version information

  • 1.1.0 (latest)
  • 1.0.1
  • 1.0.0
released Jun 7th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >=4.9.0 < 6.0.0
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  • r10k or Code Manager
  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'hfm-vaz', '1.1.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add hfm-vaz
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install hfm-vaz --version 1.1.0

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hfm/vaz — version 1.1.0 Jun 7th 2018


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Table of Contents

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


The vaz module handles installing, configuring, and running vaz for Veeta.


Setup Requirements

The vaz module requires the following puppet module:

  • puppetlabs-apt: version 2.0 or newer (only Debian-based distributions).

puppetlabs-apt is soft dependencies. If you are installing on Debian systems, you will need to configure appropriate versions of this module.


Configuring vaz

To install the vaz server, declare the vaz class like the following:

class { 'vaz':
  service => '<service name>',
  token   => '<token>',

Configuring modules from Hiera

To install the vaz server using Hiera, you can use 'include ::vaz' and declare in Hiera like the following:

vaz::service: <service name>
vaz::token: <token>


Public Classes

  • vaz: Installs, configures, and running vaz server.


  • service: Specifies your service name. Data type: String. Default: 'vaz'.
  • token: Specifies your token. Data type: String. Default: undef.


This module has been tested on:

  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 7
  • CentOS 7
  • Scientific Linux 7
  • Debian 8, 9
  • Ubuntu 16.04


Running tests

The STNS puppet module contains tests for both rspec-puppet (unit tests) and beaker-rspec (acceptance tests) to verify functionality. For detailed information on using these tools, please see their respective documentation.

Testing quickstart

  • Unit tests:
$ bundle install
$ bundle exec rake
  • Acceptance tests:
# Set your DOCKER_HOST variable
$ eval "$(docker-machine env default)"

# List available beaker nodesets
$ bundle exec rake beaker_nodes

# Run beaker acceptance tests
$ BEAKER_set=debian9 bundle exec rake beaker