AWS OpsWorks
User Guide (API Version 2013-02-18)

Step 5: Explore the Stack's Settings

Examine how AWS OpsWorks Stacks set up the stack.

To display the stack's settings

  1. In the service navigation bar, choose Stack. The My Sample Stack (Linux) page displays.

  2. Choose Stack Settings. The Settings My Sample Stack (Linux) page displays:

To learn more about many of the settings, choose Edit, and then hover over each of the settings. (Not all settings have on-screen descriptions.) For more information about these settings, see Create a New Stack.

To explore the Chef cookbook used in this walkthrough, open the opsworks-linux-demo-cookbooks-nodejs repository on GitHub.

In the next step, you can explore the layer's settings.