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Version information

  • 1.0.2-rc1
  • 1.0.2 (latest)
  • 1.0.1
  • 1.0.0 (deleted)
released Jan 10th 2013

Start using this module

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'ploperations-statsd', '1.0.2'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add ploperations-statsd
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install ploperations-statsd --version 1.0.2

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.



ploperations/statsd — version 1.0.2 Jan 10th 2013


Manage Statsd with Puppet


class { 'statsd':
  graphiteserver   => 'my.graphite.server',
  flushinterval    => 1000, # flush every second
  percentthreshold => [75, 90, 99],
  address          => '',
  listenport       => 2158,
  provider         => npm,


To ensure that you have a fairly recent version of statsd, it's recommended that you install statds via npm. The most recent version of statds in Debian Sid is 0.0.2, which is so old that the current documentation doesn't even remotely apply.