Updates motd.tail with Chef Roles
Needs to be used on a system that utilizes /etc/motd.tail, e.g. Ubuntu.
node['motd-tail']['additional_text']- Additional text to add to the end of the motd.tail (e.g. unauthorized access banner).
"run_list": [ "recipe[motd-tail]" ]
Updates motd.tail with useful node data
% 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Copyright:: 2009-2012, Chef Software, Inc
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