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Version information

  • 1.3.0 (latest)
  • 1.2.1
  • 1.2.0
  • 1.1.0
  • 1.0.0
  • 0.10.5
released Jun 3rd 2014

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'evenup-backups', '1.3.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add evenup-backups
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install evenup-backups --version 1.3.0

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: backup, backups


evenup/backups — version 1.3.0 Jun 3rd 2014

What is it?

Puppet module to install the ruby backup gem and create jobs to back up various services and directories.

A script to build the rubygem-backup package is provided in scripts. It adds bundler support to backup, bundles everything up, and uses fpm to create an RPM.

Released under the Apache 2.0 licence


To install:

To backup the /opt/myapp/logs and /var/log/ directories at 4:25 every day:

To backup a development Riak install:


  • Fork it
  • Create a topic branch
  • Improve/fix (with spec tests)
  • Push new topic branch
  • Submit a PR
  • Enjoy your awesome contribution