serial_console

pdk
System serial console setup for SOL

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Version information

  • 1.0.1 (latest)
  • 1.0.0
  • 0.10.0
released Apr 26th 2020
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2019.8.x, 2019.7.x, 2019.5.x, 2019.4.x, 2019.3.x, 2019.2.x, 2019.1.x, 2019.0.x, 2018.1.x
  • Puppet >= 5.5.0 < 7.0.0
  • RedHat
    ,
    CentOS
    ,
    Scientific
    ,
    OracleLinux
    ,
    Debian
    ,
    Ubuntu

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Documentation

mindhive/serial_console — version 1.0.1 Apr 26th 2020

Puppet module for system serial console setup

This module configures system for serial console access (boot loader and kernel), usable through Serial-over-LAN (SOL).

Requirements

Module has been tested on:

  • Puppet:
    • 5.5
    • 6.14
  • OSes:
    • Ubuntu 18.04
    • Debian 8 - 9
    • RHEL/CentOS 7

Quick Start

Setup

include serial_console

Full configuration options:

class { serial_console:
  ensure            => present,  # add or remove configuration
  enable_kernel     => true,     # enable kernel config
  enable_bootloader => true,     # enable bootloader config
  reboot            => false,    # reboot if kernel parameters are changed (SOL won't work until reboot)
  tty               => 'tty0',   # text console name
  ttys              => 'ttyS0',  # serial device name without path, defaults to last ttyS* with a UART 
  speed             => 115200,   # serial port speed
  logout_timeout    => undef,    # interactive session timeout in seconds (sets TMOUT)
}

Facts

serialports, usbserialports

List of available serial port device names (without /dev prefix). For example:

["ttyS0","ttyS1"]

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