What’s the best way to leverage chef data bags to launch something that does a one-off command on select nodes?
– from this point on are clues about what that question is asking –
In the past there were articles about using searches on Puppet stored configs to create lists of hosts that were fed into Capistrano.
I’m not “married” to using Capistrano so my question is asked in a more generic way at the top of this message.
The idea of writing a recipe that would be used once seems to me to be a bit heavyweight.