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Version information

  • 0.1.2 (latest)
  • 0.1.1
  • 0.1.0
released Jun 3rd 2012

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'wfarr-osx_defaults', '0.1.2'
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bolt module add wfarr-osx_defaults
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install wfarr-osx_defaults --version 0.1.2

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Tags: osx, defaults


wfarr/osx_defaults — version 0.1.2 Jun 3rd 2012


This is a simple puppet module for managing the defaults system in OS X.

It currently has support for defaults domain keys whose values are boolean, integer, or string types.


  • Ruby 1.8 or 1.9
  • Puppet 2.6.0 or later
  • OS X


osx_defaults { "require pass at screensaver":
  ensure => present,
  domain => '',
  key    => 'askForPassword',
  value  => 1,
  user   => 'dummy'


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