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Version information

  • 0.4.7 (latest)
  • 0.4.6
  • 0.4.5
  • 0.4.4 (deleted)
  • 0.4.3
  • 0.4.2
  • 0.4.1
  • 0.4.0
  • 0.3.0
  • 0.2.0
  • 0.1.1
  • 0.1.0
released Aug 10th 2016
This version is compatible with:
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Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'tomohiro-mackerel_agent', '0.4.7'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add tomohiro-mackerel_agent
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install tomohiro-mackerel_agent --version 0.4.7

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Tags: mackerel


tomohiro/mackerel_agent — version 0.4.7 Aug 10th 2016

Puppet module for mackerel-agent

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Table of Contents

  1. Overview - What is the mackerel_agent module?
  2. Setup - The basics of getting started
  3. Usage - How to use the module
  4. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  5. Development - Guide for contributing to the module


This Puppet module install and configure mackerel-agent.


Install via Puppet Forge:

$ puppet module install tomohiro-mackerel_agent


class { 'mackerel_agent':
  apikey              => 'Your API Key',
  roles               => ['service:web', 'service:database'],
  host_status         => {
    on_start => 'working',
    on_stop  => 'poweroff'
  ignore_filesystems  => '/dev/ram.*',
  use_metrics_plugins => true,
  use_check_plugins   => true,
  metrics_plugins     => {
    apache2     => '/usr/local/bin/mackerel-plugin-apache2',
    php-opcache => '/usr/local/bin/mackerel-plugin-php-opcache'
  check_plugins       => {
    access_log => '/usr/local/bin/check-log --file /var/log/access.log --pattern FATAL',
    check_cron => '/usr/local/bin/check-procs -p crond'


mackerel_agent::apikey: 'Your API Key'
  - 'service:web'
  - 'service:database'
  on_start: working
  on_stop: poweroff
mackerel_agent::ignore_filesystems: '/dev/ram.*'
mackerel_agent::use_metrics_plugins: true
mackerel_agent::use_check_plugins: true
  apache2: '/usr/local/bin/mackerel-plugin-apache2'
  php-opcache: '/usr/local/bin/mackerel-plugin-php-opcache'
  access_log: '/usr/local/bin/check-log --file /var/log/access.log --pattern FATAL'
  check_cron: '/usr/local/bin/check-procs -p crond'


These operation systems are supported.

  • RHEL 6
  • CentOS 6
  • Debian 7
  • Ubuntu 14.04

The person who want to add an operating system to supported list should implement it himself.



  • Puppet 3.7 or later
  • librarian-puppet

Setup development environments

Install dependencies:

$ bundle install --path vendor/bundle
$ bundle exec librarian-puppet install

You can run smoke tests:

$ export MACKEREL_API_KEY="your api key" # Export a your mackerel API key
$ vagrant up
$ vagrant provision


Unit tests:

$ bundle exec rake spec

Acceptance tests:

$ export DOCKER_HOST=tcp://your-docker-host-ip:port
$ BEAKER_set=centos-6-x64 bundle exec rake beaker


See CONTRIBUTING guideline.


© 2014 - 2016 Tomohiro TAIRA.

This project is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0. See LICENSE for details.