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Version information

  • 0.1.1 (latest)
  • 0.1.0
released Oct 11th 2016
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 'dmc-gfal2', '0.1.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add dmc-gfal2
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install dmc-gfal2 --version 0.1.1

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dmc/gfal2 — version 0.1.1 Oct 11th 2016

gfal2 puppet module

Table of Contents

  1. Description
  2. Installation
  3. Usage


The gfal2 puppet module enables the installation and configuration of the gfal2 library + its plugins and the gfal2-util client.


The puppet-gfal2 module can be installed from puppetforge via

puppet module install dmc-gfal2

the module doesn't configure the repositories for the installation. Gfal2 in RedHat systems is available in EPEL.


Just including the module in your manifest is enough

include gfal2

and by default gfal2 and the srm, http , gsiftp plugins will be installed and configured.

Check the test/init.pp manifest to see how to enable other plugins

detailed instructions on how to configure the different plugins will follow