Overview

This class is the default implementation for creating the required OS users and groups for the installation of MQ.

Using hiera, you can customize some of the aspects of this process.

When these customizations aren’t enough, you can replace the class with your own class. See ibm_profile::mq_machine for an explanation on how to do this.

Attributes

Attribute Name Short Description
groups The list of OS groups to add to the system.
users The list of OS users to ensure.

users

The list of OS users to ensure.

The default is:

  mqm:
    uid:        995
    gid:        mqm
    home:       /var/mqm
    comment:    This user was created by Puppet
    managehome: true
    password:   '$1$DSJ51vh6$4XzzwyIOk6Bi/54kglGk3.'
    shell:      '/bin/bash'

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groups

The list of OS groups to add to the system.

The default is:

  "mqm": 
    gid:  1001

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