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Version information

  • 2.1.1 (latest)
  • 2.1.0
  • 2.0.0
  • 1.0.0
  • 0.0.4
  • 0.0.3
  • 0.0.2
  • 0.0.1
released Jun 9th 2016
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise >= 3.2.0
  • Puppet >= 3.2.0
  • , , , , , , Gentoo, FreeBSD, Solaris, Archlinux

Start using this module

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'pdxcat-nrpe', '2.1.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add pdxcat-nrpe
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install pdxcat-nrpe --version 2.1.1

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pdxcat/nrpe — version 2.1.1 Jun 9th 2016

NRPE Module for Puppet

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This module installs and configures nrpe.



  • This module requires the EPEL repositories to be enabled
  • This module currently does not manage the firewall rules


  • This module depends on OpenCSW packages



This class installs the packages and configures the daemon.

class { 'nrpe':
    allowed_hosts => ['', '']


This define can be used to add nrpe commands to the include directory for nrpe

nrpe::command {
      ensure  => present,
      command => 'check_users -w 5 -c 10';

To purge unmanaged nrpe commands:

class { 'nrpe':
  allowed_hosts => [''],
  purge         => true,
  recurse       => true,


This define can be used to install nrpe plugins

nrpe::plugin {
      ensure => present,
      source => 'puppet:///files/check_mem',