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This module adds a ODBC System DSN for a MS SQL 2008 or 2012 database.


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Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
  • 0.1.0
  • 0.0.8
  • 0.0.7
  • 0.0.6 (deleted)
  • 0.0.5
  • 0.0.4
  • 0.0.3
  • 0.0.2
  • 0.0.1
released Aug 16th 2016
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >=3.2.0 < 5.0.0

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'garfieldmoore-odbc_data_source', '1.0.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add garfieldmoore-odbc_data_source
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install garfieldmoore-odbc_data_source --version 1.0.0

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Tags: odbc, dsn


garfieldmoore/odbc_data_source — version 1.0.0 Aug 16th 2016

Microsoft SQL ODBC System DSN puppet module.

This module creates ODBC System DSN's for MS SQL 2005, 2008 or 2012 database. It is possible to create multiple DSN's per node.

This has been tested on Windows Server 2012.


Run this code on your puppet node using the Puppet Module Tool:

$ puppet module install garfieldmoore/odbc_data_source

This module depends on puppetlabs/registry >= 0.1.1


Example usage:

odbc_data_source::name{ 'vcenter':
          db_name => 'vcdb',
          db_server_ip => '',
          sql_version => '2012',
          dsn_64bit => false,
          user_id => 'gmoore',
          trusted_connection =>'Yes'

See the examples for usage.

sql_version parameter options
Value Driver
SQLServer SQL Server - sqlserver32.dll
2012 SQL Server Native Client 11.0 - sqlncli11.dll
2008 SQL Server Native Client 10.0 - sqlncli10.dll
SQLNativeClient SQL Native Client - sqlncli.dll

##Credits This module was based on the mssql_system_dsn project.