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Update ohai to work with AWS IMDSv2

From github issue:


AWS has announced they will be making changes to how the instance metadata endpoint works.
This may affect ohai.

See the announcement and the user guide


A Chef customer has revealed that they will soon be required to use version 2 of the EC2 Instance Metadata Service.

  • Ken Langdon
  • Jan 21 2020
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