I am somewhat new to Chef and have been trying to learn it to deal with an
automation problem I’m trying to tackle on Windows. I had been working with
a set of recipes in my cookbook on a VM where I was doing testing of my
code before taking it to the next step and trying to do a full test by
deploying the node.json and chef-solo.tar.gz cookbook archive on a web
server for the chef-solo client to get from and then execute on a Windows
2012 system. Currently this is what happens when I try to execute my
PS C:\chef> chef-solo -c solo.rb -j http://xxxxx/node.json -r
join': can't convert nil into String (TypeError) from C:/opscode/chef/embedded/lib/ruby/gems/1.9.1/gems/chef-11.16.4-x86-mingw32/lib/chef/application/solo.rb:195:inreconfigure’
run' from C:/opscode/chef/embedded/lib/ruby/gems/1.9.1/gems/chef-11.16.4-x86-mingw32/bin/chef-solo:25:in<top (required)>'
load' from C:/opscode/chef/bin/chef-solo:23:in’
and my solo.rb has the following contents
This is on the 11.16-4 client, which according to this bug says this should
Sooooo…what gives? Am I screwed?