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Installs and configures the monitoring agent.


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Version information

  • 1.1.1 (latest)
  • 1.1.0
  • 1.0.0
  • 0.1.1
  • 0.1.0
released Jan 10th 2017

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'scoutapp-scout', '1.1.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add scoutapp-scout
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install scoutapp-scout --version 1.1.1

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scoutapp/scout — version 1.1.1 Jan 10th 2017

Scout Puppet Module

Note: This is the older cron-based Scout agent. Most likely, you are looking for the new daemonized Scout agent (scoutd).

Installs the agent for Scout, a hosted server monitoring service. This Puppet Module:

  • Installs the Scout Ruby gem
  • Configures a Cron job to run the monitoring agent

Basic Config

class {
            key => '0mZ6BD9DR0qyZjaBLCPZZWkW3n2Wn7DV9xp5gQPs',

Required Parameters

Optional Parameters


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