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Version information

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

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'alkivi-ups', '0.1.0'
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bolt module add alkivi-ups
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install alkivi-ups --version 0.1.0

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alkivi/ups — version 0.1.0 Mar 24th 2015

NUT and UPSD Module

This module will install and configure a nut server and a nut client.


Minimal server configuration

class { 'ups': 
  manufacturer =>  'dell',
  method       =>  'usb',
  ups_name     =>  'alkivi-ups',
  mode         =>  'netserver',
  upsmon_mode  =>  'master',
  motd         =>  true,

This will do the typical install, configure and service management. So far, only dell ups with usb driver are supported. Adding other device should not be hard, all you need to do is find the associated driver (dell + usb = usbhid-ups)

Password generation sucks so far, it's handle on the puppet master. I need to change that


  • 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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