Chef Expander

What's This?

Chef Expander replaces the chef-solr-indexer daemon that was included with Chef 0.8 and 0.9


  • bunny

  • yajl

  • eventmachine

  • em-http-request

  • amqp

  • highline

Monitoring With Nagios

A Nagios plugin to monitor queue backlog is included in scripts/ directory as check_queue_size To run it with the warning threshold at 250 messages and critical at 500 messages:

check_queue_size -w 250 -c 500