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Version information

  • 0.1.5 (latest)
  • 0.1.4 (deleted)
  • 0.0.3
  • 0.0.2
  • 0.0.1
released Mar 27th 2016
This version is compatible with:

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'jbussdieker-daemontools', '0.1.5'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add jbussdieker-daemontools
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install jbussdieker-daemontools --version 0.1.5

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jbussdieker/daemontools — version 0.1.5 Mar 27th 2016

Daemontools Module

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This module facilitates installing and setting up services managed by Daemontools.


  • ensure: running, stopped. default: running
  • command: Command line to run service.
  • logpath: Directory to store log files in. default: /var/log/${name}
  • service_script: Write your own service script if you need more control, if you use this it makes the command paramter obsolete.
  • logfiles: The number of logfiles to keep
  • logsize: The maximum size of one logfile


daemontools::service {'myapp':
  ensure  => running,
  command => '/usr/bin/myapp',
  logpath => '/var/log/myapp',