This modules installs consul from an internally-sourced rpm. Useful if you're behind a proxy. ONLY FOR RHEL/CENTOS 6!

James Phillips



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Version information

  • 0.1.1 (latest)
  • 0.1.0
released Feb 15th 2016

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fortunecookiezen/consul — version 0.1.1 Feb 15th 2016


Table of Contents

  1. Description
  2. Setup - The basics of getting started with consul
  3. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  4. Reference - An under-the-hood peek at what the module is doing and how
  5. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  6. Development - Guide for contributing to the module


This puppet module installs Hashicorp Consul


What consul affects

This module simply installs consul with a sane default configuration. To configure consul, please consult the Consul documentation

Setup Requirements

The one caution I would warn, is that this modules bundles the rpms for the installation with the module. Yes, that is a definite anti-pattern. I acknowledge that. It will be fixed in later releases of this

Beginning with consul

After installation, to access the consul service, type: curl localhost:8500/v1/catalog/nodes

The consul web ui will be available at


This section is where you describe how to customize, configure, and do the fancy stuff with your module here. It's especially helpful if you include usage examples and code samples for doing things with your module.


Here, include a complete list of your module's classes, types, providers, facts, along with the parameters for each. Users refer to this section (thus the name "Reference") to find specific details; most users don't read it per se.


This is a hack, let's be real. I know the best answer would be to put the rpms into a yum repo, but I don't have one for the initial release. Also, this has only been tested on RHEL/Centos 6


This module lives at

Release Notes/Contributors/Etc.

v.0.1.0 Feb 12 2016 - Initial Release