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Installs and configures Apache for Windows


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Version information

  • 0.1.2 (latest)
  • 0.1.1
  • 0.1.0
released Sep 15th 2017
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2018.1.x, 2017.3.x, 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >= 4.7.0 < 6.0.0

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'tspy-win_apache', '0.1.2'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add tspy-win_apache
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install tspy-win_apache --version 0.1.2

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tspy/win_apache — version 0.1.2 Sep 15th 2017


Table of Contents

  1. Description
  2. Setup - The basics of getting started with win_apache
  3. Usage - Configuration options and additional functionality
  4. Reference - An under-the-hood peek at what the module is doing and how
  5. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.
  6. Development - Guide for contributing to the module
  7. Release Notes


This module installs and configures Apache for Windows. We use Chocolatey for the installation and a Puppet Template file, which is pretty basic at the moment, but you can make it your own. We will continue to add on as we can and make it smarter and more robust.


Setup Requirements

This module does require Chocolatey to install the package, but you can define where it is installed to. Check out the Hiera data here.

Beginning with win_apache

include win_apache



We do create an apache_version fact and it is visible and usable in the environment. It is set to find the current version based on chocolatey output and we will keep tabs on if the scope changes and will update accordingly.


This has only been tested on Windows 2012 R2, but will be tested on Windows 2016 soon. If you try it and it works let us know.


Fork it, develop it, push it. Or just give feedback, you won't hurt my feelings.

Release Notes

See the Changelog