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Description

Updates motd.tail with Chef Roles

Requirements

Needs to be used on a system that utilizes /etc/motd.tail, e.g. Ubuntu.

Attributes

  • node['motd-tail']['additional_text'] - Additional text to add to the end of the motd.tail (e.g. unauthorized access banner).

Usage

"run_list": [
    "recipe[motd-tail]"
]

default

Updates motd.tail with useful node data

Examples

For example,

% ssh myserver.int.example.org
***
Chef-Client - myserver.int.example.org
ubuntu
samba_server
netatalk_server
munin_server
rsyslog_server
***

Additional text here when `node['motd-tail']['additional_text']` present.

Testing

This cookbook is using ChefSpec for testing.

% cd $repo
% bundle
% librarian-chef install
% ln -s ../ cookbooks/motd-tail
% rspec cookbooks/motd-tail

License and Author

Author:: Nathan Haneysmith nathan@chef.io

Copyright:: 2009-2012, Chef Software, Inc

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.

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