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Manage local BMC through IPMI


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Version information

  • 4.4.0 (latest)
  • 4.3.0
  • 4.1.0
  • 4.0.0
  • 3.0.0
released Apr 7th 2022
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2021.6.x, 2021.5.x, 2021.4.x, 2021.3.x, 2021.2.x, 2021.1.x, 2021.0.x, 2019.8.x, 2019.7.x, 2019.5.x, 2019.4.x, 2019.3.x, 2019.2.x, 2019.1.x, 2019.0.x
  • Puppet >= 6.0.0 < 8.0.0
  • , , , ,

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'mindhive-ipmi', '4.4.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add mindhive-ipmi
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install mindhive-ipmi --version 4.4.0

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.



mindhive/ipmi — version 4.4.0 Apr 7th 2022

Puppet ipmi Module


Manages BMC using ipmitool with optional Foreman integration.


Forked from jhoblitt-ipmi with much thanks to the original author.

  • Installs the OpemIPMI package and service
  • Provides IPMI LAN and user facts
  • Adding/updating/disabling of IPMI users
  • Purging users beyond those wanted
  • Setting of IPMI LAN network settings
  • LAN facts automatically will add/update BMC NIC interface in Foreman
  • User credentials from Foreman BMC interface can be applied to an IPMI user



include ipmi

Manage IPMI users:

class { ipmi:
    purge_users => true,
    foreman_user => true,
    users => [
            username => 'ADMIN',
            password => 'secret',