I’m unsure if I am using it correctly.
When the install is done manually, it take a very very very long time.
Here is my recipe section:
windows_package ‘ActivePerl 5.16.3 Build 1604’ do
options '/q /lvx* c:\temp\activeperl.log’
Here is the output from chef-client
[2014-06-30T13:22:30-05:00] INFO: Processing windows_package[ActivePerl
5.16.3 Build 1604] action i
nstall (nonwebserver::taskanalytics line 150)
[2014-06-30T13:22:30-05:00] INFO: Installing windows_package[ActivePerl
5.16.3 Build 1604] version
[2014-06-30T13:22:30-05:00] INFO: Starting installation…this could take
I think it might be hanging. (get-process on the box thats being cheffed
doesnt show msiexec, as i am expecting)
I wanna start at the beginning, and just make sure that I am even using the
resource properly. How do I know if I am using the windows_package from the
cookbook over the one thats baked in to the core?