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Configure puppet-agent and optionally add puppet run cronjob


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Version information

  • 1.2.1 (latest)
  • 1.2.0
  • 1.1.1
released May 14th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >= 4.7.0 < 6.0.0
  • , , FreeBSD, ,

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'puppetfinland-puppetagent', '1.2.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add puppetfinland-puppetagent
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install puppetfinland-puppetagent --version 1.2.1

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puppetfinland/puppetagent — version 1.2.1 May 14th 2018


A puppet module for configuring puppet agents and puppet agent runs from cron.

Module usage

Simple usage (assumes master is "puppet.${domain}":

include ::puppetagent

Customize master and environment:

class { 'puppetagent':
  env    => 'testing',
  master => '',

Add puppet-agent cronjob (--no-daemonize) with default settings:

include ::puppetagent::cron

Customize cronjob:

class { '::puppetagent::cron':
  ensure     => 'present',
  report     => 'errors',
  email      => '',
  hour       => 5,
  minute     => 50,
  splaylimit => '10m',

For further details refer to init.pp and cron.pp.