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Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
  • 0.9.6
  • 0.9.5
  • 0.9.4
  • 0.9.3
  • 0.9.1
released Apr 21st 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x
  • Puppet >= 4.13.0 < 6.0.0
  • , , , Fedora, , ,

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'ceritsc-psacct', '1.0.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add ceritsc-psacct
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install ceritsc-psacct --version 1.0.0

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ceritsc/psacct — version 1.0.0 Apr 21st 2018

Puppet Linux process accounting module

This module enables Linux process accounting.


Module has been tested on:

  • Puppet 5.5
  • Debian 7,8,9 and RHEL/CentOS 6,7 and SLES/SLED

Required modules:

Quick Start

Setup process accouting

include psacct

Full configuration options:

class { 'psacct':
  enabled                 => true|false,  # enable state
  logging                 => 30,          # days to keep log history
  manage_etc_default_acct => true|false,  # modify /etc/default/acct
  logfile                 => '...',       # accounting log file
  packages                => [...],       # list of packages to install
  service                 => '...',       # service name


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