Be the puppeteer. Order your EC2 instances to start, stop, die, or be created from the command line. Let Guignol deal with DNS mappings and attaching EBS volumes.
Grab the brand-new Guignol with
gem install guignol, or check out the docs.
- The tool’s now Thor-backed, which will make extension much easier.
- The config file format’s been revamped (although backwards compatibility has been preserved).
- Steve has added a nifty
executecommand to run stuff on servers.
The test suite is still crappy, but hey, it’s not like we’ve reached 1.0 with this :)