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How can I remove a module from puppet forge?

asked 2013-10-05 10:49:32 -0500

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updated 2013-10-07 10:17:10 -0500

Using geppetto, I've uploaded a test module to the forge. Now it seems that there is no way to delete that module.

https://forge.puppetlabs.com/spuder/foo

Is it really impossible to delete a module?

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answered 2013-10-09 23:59:41 -0500

You may browse to your latest release page (like https://forge.puppetlabs.com/spuder/foo/0.1.1 ) and find the 'delete release' button. Repeat the process for each latest release until you've deleted each. This will effectively 'delete' your module. Though the stub module page will still be visible, it's only visible to you.

Following these instructions to delete your module is discouraged because others might depend on your module. There are plans to make such dependencies visible on Forge so that you can make an informed decision along with other improvements to the removal process. Obviously ... (more)

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That worked, I can still navigate to it by entering the url, but at least it doesn't show up on my page anymore.

spuder gravatar imagespuder ( 2013-10-12 12:27:33 -0500 )edit

https://docs.puppet.com/puppet/latest/modules_publishing.html § “Delete a Release” “deleted” modules are still available.

Kai Burghardt gravatar imageKai Burghardt ( 2016-12-25 15:37:50 -0500 )edit

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