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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Jan 11th 2015

Start using this module

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

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'vrusinov-avahi', '0.1.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add vrusinov-avahi
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install vrusinov-avahi --version 0.1.0

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vrusinov/avahi — version 0.1.0 Jan 11th 2015


Table of Contents

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


Avahi "management" module. Currently the only supported way of managing it is removal.

Module Description

Provides class avahi::disable which disables avahi services. Tested on RHEL but should work on other systems as well.


What avahi affects

  • Services avahi and avahi-daemon

Setup Requirements

No special requirements

Beginning with avahi

Just include avahi::disable class on your node.


Just include avahi::disable class on your node.


avahi::disable disables avahi & avahi-daemon services. However, it does not removes package since it might be in runtime dependencies of other packages.


Tested only on RHEL. Should work on other systems.


Pull requests on are welcome!

Release Notes

  • 0.1.0 - first release, includes avahi::disable.


  • rvs - author
  • send your pull requests!