One Line Command to confirm last time Chef ran successfully

Hello Forum,

I'm looking to confirm from each of my severs that has Chef Installed that Chef is working properly. is there a one line command I could issue to confirm that Chef is connecting back to the Chef Manage Server? I know I can issue the command:


But that returns a lot of data. I'm looking for a one line command that I can retreive a success or fail so I can put this into my report. My Bash Script connects to each Linux Server and issues commands and creates a .csv file of data. I'd like to add to this report confirmation that Chef has run successfully on a server.

Thank you in advance for any advice you can provide me.

Assuming your machines regularly check in, "knife status" is probably what you need.

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