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Puppet module to configure and install consul-alerts service


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Version information

  • 1.0.1 (latest)
  • 1.0.0
released Jan 30th 2015
This version is compatible with:
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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'jlondon-consul_alerts', '1.0.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add jlondon-consul_alerts
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install jlondon-consul_alerts --version 1.0.1

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jlondon/consul_alerts — version 1.0.1 Jan 30th 2015

puppet consul_alerts

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  3. Setup - The basics of getting started with consul_alerts
  4. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  5. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  6. Development - Guide for contributing to the module


This module can install the consul_alerts toolkit to your machine. It supports:

  • Debian Wheezy
  • Ubuntu Precise/Trusty
  • CentOS/RHEL 5 or 6

More information about consul-alerts is on their github repo:

Module Description

This module installs a consul-alerts binary and configures a basic upstart init script for it. Will keep updated version as you install new versions of the consul-alerts binary.


What consul_alerts affects

  • Installs a version specific version of consul-alerts to your system


puppet module install jlondon-consul_alerts

Also supports inclusion in librarian-puppet

Usage of the module is pretty basic and shouldn't need much other than a default run:

class { 'consul_alerts':
  ensure      => present,
  data_center => 'dc1', 

Note: Make sure you have consul and key/value config for consul-alerts configured before installation!


Only tested to work with Debian wheezy, Ubuntu precise/trusty or centos 5/6.


Feel free to fork and modify this module. Please make sure that if you make a useful change to submit a pull request! Additionally if you do fully fork the project, please do not remove attribution (I only ask this because it has happened before).