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Puppet openntpd module


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Version information

  • 0.0.3 (latest)
  • 0.0.2
  • 0.0.1
released Sep 4th 2016
This version is compatible with:

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'link0-openntpd', '0.0.3'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add link0-openntpd
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install link0-openntpd --version 0.0.3

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Tags: ntp, openntpd


link0/openntpd — version 0.0.3 Sep 4th 2016



The link0/openntpd module installs, configures and manages the OpenNTPD service.


Basic usage accepting all defaults (installation, configuration, managing the service, etcetera)

include '::openntp'

Although, if you would like to have more control over the service, you can pass parameters like this:

class { '::openntp':
  servers => [ '', '' ],


This module is completely configurable using Hieradata. An example of this:

openntpd::listen: ''
  - ''
  - ''



Whether the package should be managed by puppet. Type: boolean. Defaults to true eg package_manage: false will not install the package from your package manager


If the package is managed, how to ensure the package, Type: installed, absent or latest. Defaults to installed


If the package is available under a different name, you can specify it here. Type: string Defaults to openntpd


Whether you want puppet to manage the service. Type: boolean, defaults to true


If the service is managed by puppet, what should be ensured. Type: running or stopped. Defaults to running


If the service is managed by puppet, what the name of the service should be. Type: string Defaults to 'openntpd'.


Whether this module should manage the configuration files. Type: bool. Defaults to true


If the configuration is managed by puppet, which location the configuration file should be at. Type: absolute path


The template file for the configuration file. Can be overridden for custom behaviour. Type: string Defaults to openntpd/openntpd.conf.erb.


An array of servers to connect to. Type: array Defaults to a generic pool list.


A value to let the daemon listen on. Type: string or array. Defaults to []. Example: or ['', '::1']