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Windows slave support #67
This changeset introduces support for windows AMI to the ec2-plugin.
Unlile linux based AMI, the windows AMI requires:
This changeset enhance the Slave Template configuration to specify a
Note: the current WinRM implementation is not running onto encrypted
Note2: the current WinRM implementation is very roughly based on Xebialabs'
This support is considered experimental, even though it has been
Please review and comment, I'm open to any suggestion and enhancements!
@francisu we're not using this feature in production anymore, as in the end it proved to be sometimes unreliable (from time to time there were disconnection between the master and the slave for unknown reasons I wasn't able to understand/find).
I can still help mature it and fix it, if I can reproduce the issues.
Regarding an AMI, I don't have any public ones I can share with you, but I posted a way to create one quite easily in my blog (see the Windows Base AMI section): http://www.masterzen.fr/2014/01/11/bootstrapping-windows-servers-with-puppet/