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Version information

  • 1.1.1 (latest)
  • 1.1.0
  • 1.0.2 (deleted)
  • 1.0.1 (deleted)
released Nov 20th 2023
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2023.7.x, 2023.6.x, 2023.5.x, 2023.4.x, 2023.3.x, 2023.2.x, 2023.1.x, 2023.0.x, 2021.7.x, 2021.6.x, 2021.5.x, 2021.4.x, 2021.3.x, 2021.2.x, 2021.1.x, 2021.0.x
  • Puppet >= 7.0.0 < 9.0.0
  • , ,

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'toto-twit_motd', '1.1.1'
Learn more about managing modules with a Puppetfile

Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add toto-twit_motd
Learn more about using this module with an existing project

Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install toto-twit_motd --version 1.1.1

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.

Tags: motd


toto/twit_motd — version 1.1.1 Nov 20th 2023


Table of Contents

  1. Module Description
  2. Usage
  3. Reference
  4. Supported OS
  5. Requirements

Module Description

This module sets up your motd. A message will appear stating that your system is managed by Puppet and will also display the added modules.


Use twit_motd::register { $module_name: } at the end of your init.pp and the module name will be add into the motd.

class your_class () {
  include twit_motd
  contain your_class::params
  contain your_class::config

  -> Class['your_class::config']

  twit_motd::register { $module_name: }

Also you can add text into the $motd_motd variable to add a custom message as well. Output will be the follows:

==============================[ NOTICE ]==============================

    This system is monitored by puppet.
    Local changes could be lost!
    If you have any questions, please contact


Custom Message


    Registered puppet modules:
      -- twit_motd
      -- ...




This module is supported on the following operating systems:

  • Debian
    • 9
    • 10
    • 11
    • 12
  • Ubuntu
    • 18.04
    • 20.04
    • 22.04
  • FreeBSD
    • 12
    • 13