Tags: puppet selinux
This is a basic walkthrough of getting a slightly complex "step by step to install" program like djbdns to install under puppet (in this case, under Ubuntu 12.04). It shows building the manifest, testing it, and some possible gotchas.
In continuing working with XMPP and Python, I managed to get xmpppy working.
I found that someone has written a perl script geared towards sending alerts from Nagios to XMPP usernames.