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Puppet module for installing Packer, the modern automated machine image creation tool.


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Version information

  • 0.9.19 (latest)
  • 0.9.18
  • 0.9.17
  • 0.9.16
  • 0.9.15
  • 0.9.14
  • 0.9.13
  • 0.9.12
  • 0.9.11
released May 12th 2018
This version is compatible with:
  • CentOS, Darwin, Debian, OpenBSD, RedHat, Ubuntu

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'counsyl-packer', '0.9.19'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add counsyl-packer
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install counsyl-packer --version 0.9.19

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.

Tags: packer


counsyl/packer — version 0.9.19 May 12th 2018


This Puppet module installs the Packer software package from the official releases. To install Packer, just include this module in your manifests:

include ::packer

To uninstall Packer, set the ensure parameter to absent:

class { '::packer':
  ensure => absent,

By default, this module installs Packer into /usr/local/bin -- to have it go elsewhere, use the bin_dir parameter:

class { '::packer':
  bin_dir => '/opt/local/bin',


Apache License, Version 2.0




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