Puppet 3 Reference Manual
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Welcome to the Puppet 3 Reference Manual! Use the navigation to the left to get around.
This manual is split into several sections:
- “Puppet 3.x Release Notes” contains information about Puppet 3’s new features, and tracks changes introduced in minor and patch releases in the Puppet 3 series.
- “The Puppet Language” documents Puppet’s configuration language as implemented in Puppet 3.
- “Modules” explains how to organize your Puppet manifests, obtain pre-existing modules, and publish your own modules for public use.
- “Generated References” links to documentation extracted from the Puppet source code, including the resource type reference, the function reference the metaparameter reference,the report handler reference and the developer reference.