[nycbug-talk] OT: Puppet/LDAP on EC2
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Wed Apr 21 11:41:11 EDT 2010
Matt Juszczak writes:
> * set user-data that will install puppet, somehow "fetch" the hostname of
> the box externally, set the hostname, set /etc/resolv.conf to point to the
> appropriate DNS servers, and then launch puppet (and then let puppet put
> the real /etc/resolv.conf in place, as well as other packages).
That approach sounds best.
Are all the machines going to be the same type?
You could have a table, when the machines comes up you connect to a DB and
see what name is available and assign the machine the name.
Track on the table what name has an EC2 instance linked to it.
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