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bi_yum

Puppet YUM repository file management

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Version information

  • 0.0.3 (latest)
released Jun 15th 2015
This version is compatible with:
  • Debian
    ,
    RedHat

Start using this module

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

Add this declaration to your Puppetfile:

mod 'bi-bi_yum', '0.0.3'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to a Bolt project:

bolt module add bi-bi_yum
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install bi-bi_yum --version 0.0.3

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.

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Documentation

bi/bi_yum — version 0.0.3 Jun 15th 2015

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  3. Setup - The basics of getting started with yum
  4. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  5. Reference - An under-the-hood peek at what the module is doing and how
  6. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  7. Development - Guide for contributing to the module

Overview

This modules has to main purposes:

  • Manage the static data associated with common yum repositories

Module Description

The static data associated with the repoistory information are stored in a puppet module data Hiera store. This allows higer level Hiera lookups to override binary paths, configuration files, etc...

Setup

puppet module install bi-bi_yum -i /path/to/moudles

Usage

Consistent static data

To define the Postgresql 9.2 YUM repository:


class my_class() {
    include ::bi_yum::postgresql::v9_2::base
}

This allows an end user a consistent location to obtain the binary paths of executables that will be updated via the module data for each platform (or overridden for custom binaries).

Reference

For more information see the projects wiki.

Limitations

Development

For more information see the projects wiki.