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shortlist the nodes in automate using cookbook version

In automate when trying to shortlist the nodes that's using a specific version of a cookbook there is no way that I can do today to shortlist using version so would be really nice if this feature can be added.

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  • Jun 30 2022
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    Ankur Mundhra commented
    27 Jul 05:28am

    Hey! This will need some user interviews. The declined state simply means that it is not in the immediate plan. We will get back to you once the team has bandwidth to consider this.

  • Guest commented
    13 Jul 03:38pm

    Hi, Yes. We have nodes running the same cookbook but different versions and we din't find a way in Automate to shortlist the nodes that's using the same version of cookbook. Is there a reason for declining this idea/feature request ?

  • Admin
    Ankur Mundhra commented
    13 Jul 05:32am

    Thanks for raising this idea. Trying to understand this further, are you using same cookbook with different version on different nodes?

  • shaun mouton commented
    30 Jun 11:39pm

    filtering the infrastructure view using a cookbook version would be very useful to us