Skip to content
This repository

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP

Jboss Puppet Module

branch: master
README.md

Puppet module: jboss

This is a Puppet jboss module from the second generation of Example42 Puppet Modules.

Made by Alessandro Franceschi / Lab42

Official site: http://www.example42.com

Official git repository: http://github.com/example42/puppet-jboss

Released under the terms of Apache 2 License.

This module requires functions provided by the Example42 Puppi module.

For detailed info about the logic and usage patterns of Example42 modules read README.usage on Example42 main modules set.

USAGE - Basic management

  • Install jboss using your distro package, if available

    class { 'jboss': }
    
  • Install the latest jboss version from upstream site

    class { 'jboss':
      install             => 'source',
    }
    
  • Install the latest jboss version from upstream site using puppi. You will have a 'puppi deploy jboss' to deploy and update jboss.

      class { 'jboss':
        install             => 'puppi',
      }
    
  • Install source from a custom url to a custom install_destination path. The following parameters apply both for "source" and "puppi" install methods. Puppi method may be used to manage deployment updates (given the $install_source is updated). By default install_source is set to upstream developer and install_destination to Web (App) server document root Pre and post installation commands may be already defined (check jboss/manifests/params.pp) override them only if needed. Url_check and url_pattern are used for application checks, if monitor is enabled. Override only if needed.

      class { 'jboss':
        install             => 'source',
        install_source      => 'http://deploy.example42.com/jboss/jboss.tar.gz',
      }
    
  • Install Jboss 7 (by default Jboss 6 is installed) Versions 4, 5, 6, and 7 are supported for source or puppi installation (Note: Not all the combinations have been tested)

      class { 'jboss':
        install             => 'source',
        version             => '7',
      }
    
  • Remove jboss

    class { 'jboss':
      absent => true
    }
    
  • Enable auditing without without making changes on existing jboss configuration files

    class { 'jboss':
      audit_only => true
    }
    
  • Manage different Jboss Instances

    class { 'jboss':
      disable  => '', # Jboss main service is not managed
    }
    
    jboss::instance { 'app1':
      createuser => false, # Default user jboss is already created by jboss class
      bindaddr    => '127.0.0.1',
      port        => '8080',
    }
    
    jboss::instance { 'app2':
      user     => 'app2',
      bindaddr => '127.0.0.1',
      port     => '8081', # You can't have, obviously, 2 instances binding to the same address and port
    }
    

USAGE - Overrides and Customizations

  • Use custom sources for main config file

    class { 'jboss':
      source => [ "puppet:///modules/lab42/jboss/wp-config.php-${hostname}" , "puppet:///modules/lab42/jboss/wp-config.php" ],
    }
    
  • Use custom source directory for the whole configuration dir

    class { 'jboss':
      source_dir       => 'puppet:///modules/lab42/jboss/conf/',
      source_dir_purge => false, # Set to true to purge any existing file not present in $source_dir
    }
    
  • Use custom template for main config file

    class { 'jboss':
      template => "example42/jboss/wp-config.php.erb",
    }
    
  • Automaticallly include a custom subclass

    class { "jboss:"
      my_class => 'jboss::example42',
    }
    

USAGE - Example42 extensions management

  • Activate puppi (recommended, but disabled by default) Note that this option requires the usage of Example42 puppi module

      class { 'jboss': 
        puppi    => true,
      }
    
  • Activate puppi and use a custom puppi_helper template (to be provided separately with a puppi::helper define ) to customize the output of puppi commands

      class { 'jboss':
        puppi        => true,
        puppi_helper => 'myhelper', 
      }
    
  • Activate automatic monitoring (recommended, but disabled by default) This option requires the usage of Example42 monitor and relevant monitor tools modules

      class { 'jboss':
        monitor      => true,
        monitor_tool => [ 'nagios' , 'puppi' ],
      }
    

Build Status

Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.