Puppet References

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Puppet has a lot of moving parts and a lot of information to remember. The following resources will help you keep the info you need at your fingertips and use Puppet effectively.

Terms and Concepts

Resource Types

Resource types are the atomic unit of Puppet configurations, and there are a lot of them to remember.

  • The Core Types Cheat Sheet is a fast, printable two-page guide to the most useful resource types.
  • The Type Reference is the complete dictionary of Puppet’s built-in resource types. No other page will be more useful to you on a daily basis.

Puppet Syntax

Configuration and Settings


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