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Version information

  • 0.1.1 (latest)
  • 0.1.0
released May 7th 2013

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'jacksoncage-less', '0.1.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add jacksoncage-less
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install jacksoncage-less --version 0.1.1

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jacksoncage/less — version 0.1.1 May 7th 2013



The less module installs and manages less application.

Module Description

The less module allows Puppet to install less application.


To setup less application on a server

class { "less":
  autoupdate => false,


class { less:
  ensure     => running,
  autoupdate => true,

The less class has several parameters to assist configuration of the ntp service.

Parameters within less


This parameter is used to determine whether the ntp package will be updated automatically or not.


This parameter allows you to choose whether to automatically start ntp daemon on boot.


This module has been built and tested using Puppet 2.7, and 3.x.

The module has been tested on:

  • Debian 7.0
  • CentOS 6.4.

Testing on other platforms has been light and cannot be guaranteed.