@ tekwalk.blogspot.com [21-November-2011]
ate a weird meal last evening, chef was angry I think…..
When I created an AWS instance in same way (by swiss-‘knife ec2 server create…’toolset) using same old boot-up script to get that insance auto-configured as chef-client; instance got created and was visible in the instance list but not available to my recipes trying to search for it using its applied role and other tags.
The same procedure has worked successfully for all previous time, and with no change it suddenly started failing.
I logged-in to the freshly created instance and exec ‘chef-client –once‘ again, it had asuccessful run but still the…..