A Puppet Module for Nexus (Maven)
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Puppet Module for Nexus

This Puppet Module downloads Maven artifacts from a Nexus server. It supports:

  • artifact identification using GAV classifier and packaging
  • repository selection
  • authentication

It relies on the Nexus REST service and on curl.

Getting the module

  • Clone this repository and add it to your modulepath


# Initialize Nexus
class {'nexus':
    url => "http://edge.spree.de/nexus",
    username => "nexus",
    password => "********"

nexus::artifact {'commons-io':
    gav => "commons-io:commons-io:2.1",
    repository => "public",
    output => "/tmp/commons-io-2.1.jar"

nexus::artifact {'ipojo':
    gav => "org.apache.felix:org.apache.felix.ipojo:1.8.0",
    repository => "public",
    output => "/tmp/ipojo-1.8.jar"

nexus::artifact {'chameleon web distribution':
    gav => "org.ow2.chameleon:distribution-web:0.3.0-SNAPSHOT",
    classifier => 'distribution',
    packaging => 'zip',
    repository => "public-snapshots",
    output => "/tmp/distribution-web-0.3.0-SNAPSHOT.zip",
    timeout => 600,
    owner => 'myuser',
    group => 'mygroup',
    mode => 0755


This project is licensed under the Apache Software License 2.0.