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Module for managing gerrit code review


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Version information

  • 1.0.3 (latest)
  • 1.0.2
  • 1.0.1
  • 1.0.0
released Dec 29th 2014
This version is compatible with:

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'datacentred-gerrit', '1.0.3'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add datacentred-gerrit
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install datacentred-gerrit --version 1.0.3

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datacentred/gerrit — version 1.0.3 Dec 29th 2014


####Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Dependencies
  3. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  4. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  5. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.


Module to install and configure gerrit code review


  • puppetlabs/puppetlabs-inifile
  • puppetlabs/puppetlabs-mysql
  • puppetlabs/puppetlabs-stdlib
  • maestrodev/puppet-wget

##Module Description

Installs the gerrit server packages and dependencies, optionally manages a database locally and allows basic configuration and authentication.


To install a basic default installation with H2 database, OpenID authentication into /opt/gerrit/review

include ::gerrit

To connect to an external database

class { 'gerrit':
  db_manage   => true,
  db_provider => 'MYSQL',
  db_hostname => '',
  db_database => 'reviewdb',
  db_username => 'gerrit2',
  db_password => 'Kubhit8Quaut',

To authenticate against LDAP

class { 'gerrit':
  auth_type                 => 'LDAP',
  ldap_server               => 'ldap://',
  ldap_account_base         => 'ou=People,dc=example,dc-com',
  ldap_account_pattern      => '(&(objectClass=person)(uid=${username}))',
  ldap_full_name            => 'displayName',
  ldap_email_address        => 'mail',
  ldap_group_base           => 'ou=Groups,dc=example,dc=com',
  ldap_group_member_pattern => '(&(objectClass=group)(member=${dn}))',


Only tested on Ubuntu 14.04