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A Puppet module thant install all necessary packages for compiling basic software


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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Dec 7th 2012

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'yguenane-devtools', '0.1.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add yguenane-devtools
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install yguenane-devtools --version 0.1.0

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yguenane/devtools — version 0.1.0 Dec 7th 2012


A Puppet module that installs all necessary packages for compiling basic software


include devtools

This example will install the package defined in the params.pp manifest on their latest available version of your package manager.

The concerned packages are (left column EL based, right column Debian based) :

  • gettext
  • make
  • gcc
  • gcc-c++ | g++
  • openssl-devel | libssl-dev
  • curl
  • libicu-devel | libicu-dev
  • libyaml-devel | libyaml-dev
  • zlib-devel | zlib1g-dev
  • readline-devel | libreadline-dev
  • autoconf
  • perl-ExtUtils-MakeMaker | libmodule-buil-perl & libmodule-install-perl


This module has been tested on :

  • Debian based OS (Debian 6)
  • EL based OS (CentOS 6.3)