Script to sync Chef nodes information to Device42 (http://device42.com)
You will need to install
pychef Python's packege: https://github.com/coderanger/pychef.
Take the file
settings.yaml.example and rename it to
settings.yaml. Then change the settings to correct ones.
Note that for Chef Server >= 12 you should set up 'organization' parameter.
You should obtain client name and its key file to be able to connect to Chef server.
See NodeFilter.md for node filtering options.
Custom Fields Mapping
You may send any variable from nodes. Just define
mapping section in
settings.yaml ( we have commented example ).
If variable are tuple, list or dict we send length of the particular object.
If you want to see all possible node values, please use
show_node parameter in
python chefexplore.py [-c /path/to/settings.yaml]
Bugs / Feature Requests
Please attach node info from chef/ohai while sending bugs/feature requests. It can help to understand your specifics.