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       chef-client: - Runs a client node connecting to a chef-server.


       chef-client (options)


       -S, --server CHEFSERVERURL
              The chef server URL

       -c, --config CONFIG
              The configuration file to use

       -d, --daemonize
              Daemonize the process

       -g, --group GROUP
              Group to set privilege to

       -i, --interval SECONDS
              Run chef-client periodically, in seconds

       -j JSON_ATTRIBS
              Load attributes from a JSON file or URL


       -l, --log_level LEVEL
              Set the log level (debug, info, warn, error, fatal)

       -L, --logfile LOGLOCATION
              Set  the log file location, defaults to STDOUT - recommended for

       -V, --verbose
              Ensures logging goes to STDOUT as well as  to  other  configured
              log location(s).

       -N, --node-name NODE_NAME
              The node name for this client

       -s, --splay SECONDS
              The splay time for running at intervals, in seconds

       -u, --user USER
              User to set privilege to

       -t, --token TOKEN
              Set the openid validation token

       -v, --version
              Show chef version

       -h, --help
              Show this message


       Full  documentation  for  Chef  and  chef-client is located on the Chef


       Chef  was  written  by  Adam  Jacob   <>   of   Opscode
       (,  with contributions from the community.  This
       manual page was written by Joshua Timberman  <>  with
       help2man.  Permission  is  granted  to copy, distribute and / or modify
       this document under the terms of the Apache 2.0 License.

       On Debian systems, the complete text of the Apache 2.0 License  can  be
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