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The Puppet_Dev module for establishing a new Puppet Development Environment.


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Version information

  • 0.0.2 (latest)
released Jun 18th 2013

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'AlexCline-puppet_dev', '0.0.2'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add AlexCline-puppet_dev
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install AlexCline-puppet_dev --version 0.0.2

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.



AlexCline/puppet_dev — version 0.0.2 Jun 18th 2013


The Puppet_Dev module will setup a Puppet Development Environment in a clean VM. You can use this environment to do Open Source development.

After setting up the development environment, you'll be able to do:

  • Module Development
  • Puppet Core Development


If you don't have puppet installed already:

rpm -Uvh
yum install -y puppet

After puppet is installed:

puppet module install AlexCline/puppet_dev
puppet apply -e 'include puppet_dev'
cd /usr/local/src/puppet
rake spec


Please file tickets and issues using GitHub Issues


Copyright 2013 Alex Cline

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

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