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ssh_keygen

Generate ssh keys with ssh_keygen

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Version information

  • 5.0.2 (latest)
  • 5.0.1
  • 5.0.0
  • 4.1.0
  • 4.0.0
  • 3.0.1
  • 3.0.0
  • 2.0.1
  • 2.0.0
released Feb 26th 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
  • Puppet >= 6.1.0 < 8.0.0

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'puppet-ssh_keygen', '5.0.2'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add puppet-ssh_keygen
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install puppet-ssh_keygen --version 5.0.2

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.

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Documentation

puppet/ssh_keygen — version 5.0.2 Feb 26th 2022

puppet-ssh_keygen

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Table of Contents

  1. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  2. Development - Guide for contributing to the module

Usage

Generate ssh keys for any user using ssh_keygen, that needs exist before using the module

ssh_keygen { 'john': }

or if not using the default /home/john

ssh_keygen { 'john':
  home => '/var/home'
}

the key comment can also be overriden with

ssh_keygen { 'john':
  comment => 'john key'
}

Generate a dsa key

ssh_keygen { 'john':
  type => 'dsa'
}

specify the bit length

ssh_keygen { 'john':
  bits => 4096
}

Generate new host key

ssh_keygen { 'root':
  filename => '/etc/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key'
}

Development

This module is maintained by Vox Pupuli. Voxpupuli welcomes new contributions to this module, especially those that include documentation and rspec tests. We are happy to provide guidance if necessary.

Please see CONTRIBUTING for more details.

Authors

Carlos initially created the module. Afterwards it got migrated to Vox Pupuli.