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Controls rsyslog server


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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
  • 0.0.2 (deleted)
  • 0.0.1 (deleted)
released Mar 24th 2015

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'alkivi-rsyslog', '0.1.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add alkivi-rsyslog
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install alkivi-rsyslog --version 0.1.0

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.



alkivi/rsyslog — version 0.1.0 Mar 24th 2015

Rsyslog Module

This module will install and configure a rsyslog server.


Minimal configuration

class { 'rsyslog': }

This will do the typical install, configure and service management.

Add forwarder configuration

class { 'rsyslog::client': 
 hostname   => '',
 forwarders => [ { host => '', port => '10514', protocol => 'tcp' } ],

General server

class { 'rsyslog::server':
  allowed_customers => [''] ,

allowed_customers will create iptables rules accordingly using 'alkivi-iptables'


  • This module has been tested on Debian Wheezy, Squeeze.


All the code is freely distributable under the terms of the LGPLv3 license.


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