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DNS automation with Chef

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How to use it

A resource supporting automatic DNS configuration via DNSimple's API.

Create records

dnsimple_record 'Create an A record' do
  name          'test'
  content       '16.8.4.2'
  type          'A'
  domain        'example.com'
  access_token  chef_vault_item('secrets', 'dnsimple_token')
  action        :create
end
    

Update records

dnsimple_record 'Update an A record' do
  name          'test'
  content       node['ipaddress']
  type          'A'
  domain        'example.com'
  access_token  chef_vault_item('secrets', 'dnsimple_token')
  action        :update
end
    

Remove records

dnsimple_record 'Delete www record' do
  name          'www'
  type          'CNAME'
  domain        'example.com'
  access_token  chef_vault_item('secrets', 'dnsimple_token')
  action        :destroy
end
    

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Our API is the secret ingredient that makes this cookbook unique. It's easy to mix in and customize to your needs.

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