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Version information

  • 0.0.8 (latest)
  • 0.0.7
  • 0.0.6
  • 0.0.5
  • 0.0.4
  • 0.0.2
  • 0.0.1
released Jun 3rd 2014

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'fsalum-puppetmaster', '0.0.8'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add fsalum-puppetmaster
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install fsalum-puppetmaster --version 0.0.8

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fsalum/puppetmaster — version 0.0.8 Jun 3rd 2014

Puppet Master Module for Puppet

Build Status

Use this module to deploy a puppetmaster server via 'puppet apply' command and avoid using a few manual steps.


It requires the PuppetLabs Repository added before using the module on Debian systems. Use:

$ puppet module install puppetlabs-apt

And then add data below to your node resource:

  apt::source { 'puppetlabs':
    location   => '',
    repos      => 'main',
    key        => '4BD6EC30',
    key_server => '',

Quick Start

$ puppet module install fsalum-puppetmaster

Include the following in your master.pp if you plan to install puppetmaster with passenger:

     package { 'puppetmaster-passenger': 
       ensure => installed, 

     class { puppetmaster:
       puppetmaster_service_ensure       => 'stopped',
       puppetmaster_service_enable       => 'false',
       puppetmaster_report               => 'true',
       puppetmaster_autosign             => 'true',
       puppetmaster_modulepath           => '$confdir/modules:$confdir/modules-0',

And run:

$ puppet apply --modulepath /etc/puppet/modules master.pp


You can also set some extra parameters to enable or disable a few options:

  • puppetmaster_package_ensure

    Specify the package update state. Defaults to 'present'. Possible value is 'latest'.

  • puppetmaster_service_ensure

    Specify the service running state. Defaults to 'running'. Possible value is 'stopped'.

  • puppetmaster_service_enable

    Specify the service enable state. Defaults to 'true'. Possible value is 'false'.

  • puppetmaster_server

    Specify the Puppet Master server name.

  • puppetmaster_certname

    Specify the Puppet Master certificate name. It is usually the server hostname.

  • puppetmaster_report

    Send reports after every transction. Defaults to 'true'. Possible value is 'false'.

  • puppetmaster_autosign

    Whether to enable autosign. Defaults to 'false'. Possible value is 'true' or file path.

  • puppetmaster_reports

    List of reports to generate. See documentation for possible values.

  • puppetmaster_reporturl

    The URL used by the http reports processor to send reports.

  • puppetmaster_facts_terminus

    The node facts terminus. Defaults to facter. Possible value is 'PuppetDB'.

  • puppetmaster_modulepath

    Defines the module path.

  • puppetmaster_templatepath

    Defines the template path.


Felipe Salum