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An NRPE puppet module that relies on Augeas for configuration


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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Oct 5th 2013

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

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

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

puppet module install yguenane-nrpe --version 0.1.0

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Tags: nrpe, augeas, centos


yguenane/nrpe — version 0.1.0 Oct 5th 2013

nrpe Build Status

This module allows one to install and configure NRPE using augeas and augeas providers.


The following code will :

  • Install the NRPE package

  • Install the nagios-plugins-ssh and nagios-plugins-http packages

  • Configure /etc/nagios/nrpe.cfg and set dont_blame_nrpe to 1 and allowed_host to the below mentioned values

    class {'nrpe' : properties => {'dont_blame_nrpe' => '1',} checks => {'check_http' => '/usr/lib64/nagios/check_http -I', 'check_ssh' => '/usr/lib64/nagios/check_ssh -I'}, nagios_plugins => ['nagios-plugins-ssh', 'nagios-plugins-http'], }


A hash of configuration changes one would like to apply to /etc/nagios/nrpe.cfg


A hash of checks that one would like to apply on its server


A list of packages (nagios-plugins) to install


Due to its dependency to yguenane/puppet-augeas this module works only for el6.x86_64 systems.

An update will come to handle more systems.


Apache License v2


Yanis Guenane


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