Chef-solo-search by @edelight has support for node search support by
putting it in databags/nodes.
Knife-solo by @matshaffer stores nodes not in databags/nodes but in
the nodes directory at the top level
Vagrant has support for databags_path and role_path and auto shares in
the guest if configured.
Chef-solo only has support for databag_path and role_path
I’m wondering if we can coordinate this? Some options I see:
- introduce chef-solo node_path config parameter (has to be @opscode
o if yes we can patch vagrant, knife-solo and chef-solo-search,
still lives the question for the default location
- no specific config in chef-solo :
o either keep it in databags/nodes
+ auto works with vagrant
+ knife-solo people have to adapt (or symlink) or look in an
o either keep it in nodes
+ chef-solo-search have to adapt (or symlink) or look in an
Happy to supply patches, if we can have consensus on this.
FYI - Recently I added role support to chef-solo-search ,
this opens up cookbooks that make of this possible on solo projects
(like the nagios cookbook).