[ANN] Resource API v1.1 Release
We're pleased to announce that version 1.1 of the Resource API has been released yesterday.
The Resource API provides a simple way to create new native resources
in the form of types and providers for Puppet. It is provided as a Ruby
gem to be referenced within modules. Support for it has been included
as an experimental feature in version 1.4 of the Puppet Development Kit (
The new release of the Resource API provides the following enhancements:
The new release also contains the following notable bugfixes:
See the CHANGELOG for a full list of changes.
We encourage all module developers to review the Resource API and use it when creating types and providers. For reference, there is an example of its usage in a branch of the apt module.