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Version information

  • 0.4.0 (latest)
  • 0.3.0
  • 0.2.0
  • 0.1.0
released May 3rd 2017

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'geoffwilliams-jruby', '0.4.0'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add geoffwilliams-jruby
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install geoffwilliams-jruby --version 0.4.0

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.



geoffwilliams/jruby — version 0.4.0 May 3rd 2017

Build Status


Table of Contents

  1. Description
  2. Setup - The basics of getting started with jruby
  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


Download and extract JRuby to the directory of your choice. Uses puppet-archive to do the download and creates some handy binaries under /usr/local/bin


Requires Internet access to perform download or JRuby tarballs must be hosted on an internal, accessible server. Files can be downloaded using anything supported by the puppet-archive module.

If hosting files locally, tarballs must obey the naming convention:


Where VERSION is the version number of the release. For example, version must be hosted in the file jruby-bin-


See reference and examples


generated documentation.

Reference documentation is generated directly from source code using puppet-strings. You may regenerate the documentation by running:

bundle exec puppet strings


  • Linux only
  • Not supported by Puppet, Inc.
  • Only installs a single version of JRuby


PRs accepted :)


This module supports testing using PDQTest.

Test can be executed with:

bundle install

See .travis.yml for a working CI example


Based on the jlbfalcao/jruby forge module