sys_info

Use the sys_info InSpec audit resource to test for operating system properties for the named host, and then returns that info as standard output.


Syntax

An sys_info resource block declares the hostname to be tested:

describe sys_info do
  its('hostname') { should eq 'value' }
end


Examples

The following examples show how to use this InSpec audit resource.

Get system information for example.com

describe sys_info do
  its('hostname') { should eq 'example.com' }
end


Matchers

For a full list of available matchers, please visit our matchers page.

hostname

The hostname matcher tests the host for which standard output is returned:

its('hostname') { should eq 'value' }