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Puppet module to handle /etc/issue and


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Version information

  • 0.1.3 (latest)
  • 0.1.2
  • 0.1.1
released Jan 5th 2015
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 3.x
  • Puppet >=3.7.0 <4.0.0
  • Ubuntu

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'axltxl-issue', '0.1.3'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add axltxl-issue
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install axltxl-issue --version 0.1.3

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axltxl/issue — version 0.1.3 Jan 5th 2015


##Overview As you might know already, on *nix-based systems, issue text files contain a message or system identification to be printed before the login prompt of a session (such as telnet or ssh). This module is a simple wrapper class who deals with the management of such issue files.

##Description The issue module will handle the creation and update of /etc/issue* files on *nix-based systems.

This module has proven to work on the following operating systems:

  • Ubuntu


##Example usage This will create and maintain issue files based on the source file

class { 'issue': source => 'puppet://files/some_issue.txt' }

###Parameters ####[source] Path to the file to be inserted/updated as the issue file