Forge Home

xinetd

Install, enable and configure xinetd and xinetd-based services.

11,028 downloads

9,238 latest version

3.1 quality score

We run a couple of automated
scans to help you access a
module's quality. Each module is
given a score based on how well
the author has formatted their
code and documentation and
modules are also checked for
malware using VirusTotal.

Please note, the information below
is for guidance only and neither of
these methods should be considered
an endorsement by Puppet.

Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
  • 0.2.2
  • 0.2.1
  • 0.2.0
released Apr 28th 2015
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet >=2.7.20 <4.1.0
  • ,

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'thias-xinetd', '1.0.0'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add thias-xinetd
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install thias-xinetd --version 1.0.0

Direct download is not typically how you would use a Puppet module to manage your infrastructure, but you may want to download the module in order to inspect the code.

Download
Tags: xinetd

Documentation

thias/xinetd — version 1.0.0 Apr 28th 2015

puppet-xinetd

Overview

Install, enable and manage xinetd. Manage existing services and configure new ones as needed.

  • xinetd : Main class to install and enable the xinetd service.
  • xinetd::service : Definition to manage existing xinetd-based services.
  • xinetd::serviceconf : Definition to create configuration for new services.

The xinetd::service definition is a very thin wrapper around puppet's service type, and is here only for the sake of completeness.

Examples

Enable the rsyncd service with its original default configuration (will install and enable xinetd automatically) :

xinetd::service { 'rsync': }

Disable the above service :

xinetd::service { 'rsync': enable => false }

Create and enable a new service which will return vmstat output (will install and enable xinetd automatically) :

xinetd::serviceconf { 'vmstat':
  service_type => 'UNLISTED',
  port         => '24101',
  user         => 'nobody',
  server       => '/usr/bin/vmstat',
}

Remove the above service :

xinetd::serviceconf { 'vmstat':
  ensure => 'absent',
}