Looking for chef’s log files? Look in your
Here’s mine on my local test machine…
log_level :info log_location STDOUT chef_server_url 'https://localhost:443' validation_client_name 'chef-validator'
You can change the location of where the log file points to here to something like:
If such a place doesnt already exist you can always do:
sudo mkdir /var/log/chef/ sudo touch /var/log/chef/chef-client.log
I suppose if you wanted to be fancy about it you could hook that logfile into Logstash to track whatever type of trends you wanted.