RE: Re: Re: Chef Vault without knife

Do it the other way round: generate the key on the EC2 instance, and then export the public key. It is safe to put the public key unencrypted into attributes, or use any other mechanism you like.

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-----Original message-----
From: Douglas Garstang doug.garstang@gmail.com
Sent: Friday 5th June 2015 12:47
To: chef@lists.opscode.com
Subject: [chef] Re: Re: Chef Vault without knife.

I’m trying to find a generic, scalable way, to install an SSL private key onto an EC2 instance.

Doug.

On Fri, Jun 5, 2015 at 12:20 PM, Tensibai Zhaoying <tensibai@iabis.net mailto:tensibai@iabis.net > wrote:

Is it possible to have a more detailed explanation on what your problem is ?

As is I can’t tell what you try to do…

Le 5 juin 2015 19:31, Douglas Garstang <doug.garstang@gmail.com mailto:doug.garstang@gmail.com > a écrit :
Is it possible to use chef-vault without having to use the knife command? My systems come up, and run the chef-client automaticaly.

Thanks,
Doug


Regards,

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Have a look at the certificate cookbook

On Fri, Jun 5, 2015 at 1:27 PM, Kevin Keane Subscription <
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Do it the other way round: generate the key on the EC2 instance, and
then export the public key. It is safe to put the public key unencrypted
into attributes, or use any other mechanism you like.

Kevin Keane

The NetTech

http://www.4nettech.com

Our values: Privacy, Liberty, Justice

See https://www.4nettech.com/corp/the-nettech-values.html

-----Original message-----
From: Douglas Garstang doug.garstang@gmail.com
Sent: Friday 5th June 2015 12:47
To: chef@lists.opscode.com
Subject: [chef] Re: Re: Chef Vault without knife.

I’m trying to find a generic, scalable way, to install an SSL private key
onto an EC2 instance.

Doug.

On Fri, Jun 5, 2015 at 12:20 PM, Tensibai Zhaoying tensibai@iabis.net
wrote:

Is it possible to have a more detailed explanation on what your problem
is ?

As is I can’t tell what you try to do…
Le 5 juin 2015 19:31, Douglas Garstang doug.garstang@gmail.com a
écrit :

Is it possible to use chef-vault without having to use the knife command?
My systems come up, and run the chef-client automaticaly.

Thanks,
Doug


Regards,

Douglas Garstang
http://www.linkedin.com/in/garstang
Email: doug.garstang@gmail.com
Cell: +1-805-340-5627


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