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, 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2016.4.x
- Puppet >= 4.10.0 < 8.0.0
- , , , , , ,
This module provides a plugin which allows config values to be set by accessing secrets from a Key/Value engine on a Vault server.
You will need to have a Vault server running, and a way to authenticate with the server
The Vault plugin supports several options:
server_url: The URL of the Vault server (optional, defaults to
auth: The method for authorizing with the Vault server and any necessary parameters (optional, defaults to
path: The path to the secrets engine (required)
field: The specific secret being used (optional, defaults to a Ruby hash of all secrets at the
version: The version of the K/V engine (optional, defaults to 1)
cacert: Path to the CA certificate (optional, required if using TLS)
Vault requires a token to assign an identity and set of policies to a user before accessing secrets. The Vault plugin offers 2 authentication methods:
Authenticate using a token. This method requires the following fields:
method: The value of
token: The token to authenticate with
Request a token by logging into the Vault server with a username and password. This method requires the following fields:
method: The value of
user: The username
pass: The password
You can add any Vault plugin field to the inventory configuration. The following example shows how
you would access the
private-key secret on a KVv2 engine mounted at
version: 2 targets: - ... config: ssh: user: root private-key: key-data: _plugin: vault server_url: http://127.0.0.1:8200 auth: method: userpass user: bolt pass: bolt path: secrets/bolt field: private-key version: 2
You can also set configuration in your Bolt config file
plugins field. If a field is set in both the inventory file and the config file, Bolt
will use the value set in the inventory file. The available fields for the config file are:
plugins: vault: server_url: https://127.0.0.1:8200 cacert: /path/to/ca auth: method: token token: xxxxx-xxxxx
- Bump maximum Puppet version to include 7.x (#16)
Add PDK as a gem dependency
PDK is now a gem dependency for the module release pipeline
Add missing dependency to module metadata (#12)
The module metadata now includes
ruby_task_helperas a dependency.
resolve_referencetask to private (#10)
resolve_referencetask has been set to
privateso it no longer appears in UI lists.
Make auth parameter optional (#8)
authparameter was a required key to use the Vault plugin. It's now optional, enabling workflows such as connecting to a Vault agent which has it's own authentication with the server.
This is the initial release.
- puppetlabs-ruby_task_helper (>= 0.4.0 < 1.0.0)
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