Well, that shouldn’t be an issue if you installed via Omnibus - Jeppe, did
you use omnibus to install Chef or did you gem install?
If you are missing the following file, that’s probably the cause, and
Torben’s advice would come into play for how you can replace it:
It’s also possible that something is out of date with that file, so
obtaining the latest per Torben’s instructions and copying it over the
existing could solve it.
I tried the following recipe on Chef 11.10 with ssl_verify_mode set to
:verify_peer and it worked for me via chef-solo, so at the moment I can’t
reproduce the issue
remote_file “c:/test/mybing.html” do
this fails when I replace with a site that has an invalid cert, and
that will succeed if I set verify mode to none
If that works for you Jeppe, then there must be something specific we need
to repro with your recipe - if you can share a failing fragment, that would
From: Torben Knerr [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Monday, March 3, 2014 12:13 PM
Subject: [chef] Re: SSL errors on windows
seeing this quite often in recent times. Might all be the same:
This is what worked for me:
On Mon, Mar 3, 2014 at 5:01 PM, Jeppe Nejsum Madsen email@example.com
I’ve started to look into using chef-solo to configure our workstations.
I’m running into the SSL problem shown below
I can see this is somewhat related, but should be fixed:
Any other suggestions to solve this?
Starting Chef Client, version 11.10.2
- windows_package[Git version 18.104.22.168-preview20130201] action
Dynamically Defined Resource>
- remote_file[c:/chef/Git-22.214.171.124-preview20130201.exe] action
3T16:35:24+01:00] ERROR: SSL Validation failure connecting to host:
lecode.com - SSL_connect SYSCALL returned=5 errno=0 state=SSLv2/v3 read