Chef Node Objects Defined!

Chef Node Objects Defined! For the chef-client, two important aspects of nodes are groups of attributes and run-lists. An attribute…

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Understand the chefignore file

The chefignore file is used to tell knife which cookbook files in the chef-repo should be ignored when uploading data…

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run_list and env_run_list explanined in chef role

run-list A run-list defines all of the information necessary for Chef to configure a node into the desired state. A…

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How to run chef-client in why-run mode aka “no-operation”

why-run mode is a way to see what the chef-client would have configured, had an actual chef-client run occurred. This…

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Ecosystem of chef and Its associated tools explained

Chef Apply chef-apply is an executable program that runs a single recipe from the command line. Is part of the…

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How to install Chef Development Kit(ChefDK)

How to install Chef Development Kit(ChefDK)? The Chef development kit contains all you need to develop and test your infrastructure,…

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week1 – Overview of Chef.pdf

week1 – Overview of Chef.pdf week1 – Overview of Chef.pdf

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week2 – Node setup, resources & recipes

week2 – Node setup, resources & recipes week2 – Node setup, resources & recipes

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week3 – Node setup, resources & recipes

week3 – Node setup, resources & recipes week3 – Node setup, resources & recipes

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week4 – Common configuration data with data bags

week4 – Common configuration data with data bags week4 – Common configuration data with data bags

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week5 – Using environments and knife-ec2

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week6 – Community cookbooks and further resources

Community cookbooks and further resources week6 – Community cookbooks and further resources

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How to generate the pre populated information in metadata.rb in chef?

rajeshkumar created the topic: How to generate the pre populated information in metadata.rb in chef? How to generate the pre…

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Fatal: Chef::Exceptions::ChildConvergeError: Chef run process exited unsuccessfully

rajeshkumar created the topic: FATAL: Chef::Exceptions::ChildConvergeError: Chef run process exited unsuccessfully FATAL: Chef::Exceptions::ChildConvergeError: Chef run process exited unsuccessfully [code language=”css”]…

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Configuration management chef tools projects to test your skills?

rajeshkumar created the topic: Configuration management chef tools projects to test your skills? Project 1 – Write a cookbook which…

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FATAL: Chef::Exceptions::ChildConvergeError: Chef run process exited u

rajeshkumar created the topic: FATAL: Chef::Exceptions::ChildConvergeError: Chef run process exited u FATAL: Chef::Exceptions::ChildConvergeError: Chef run process exited unsuccessfully (exit code…

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logging-in-chef-explained

Logging in Chef Explained

Chef Server All logs generated by the Chef server can be found in /var/log/opscode. Each service enabled on the system…

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Chef notifies and subscribes explained with examples

  Chef notifies and subscribes explained with examples A notification is a property on a resource that listens to other…

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chef-internal

Chef Internal – How Chef maintain the state of each resources internally?

Chef Client A chef-client is an agent that runs locally on every node that is under management by Chef. The…

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server-configuration-management-tools-chef-puppet-and-ansible

Top Questions on Server Configuration Management Tools Chef, Puppet, and Ansible

  Source – http://hub.scalr.com/blog/top-questions-on-server-configuration-management-tools-chef-puppet-and-ansible-2 As a quick recap, configuration management tools enable companies to standardize and automate their infrastructure. Through…

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What is the significance of the default directory under chef cookbook /templates?

  What is the significance of the default directory under chef cookbook /templates? A cookbook is frequently designed to work…

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Top 10 Scripting Languages in DevOps | List of Best Scripting Languages

This is the time of DevOps in software industry and DevOps uses different different languages for deployment automation and for…

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top-10-devops-tools

Top 10 DevOps Tools which is mostly used by DevOps Engineers | scmGalaxy

DevOps is an important component for software industry today. Developing and implementing a DevOps culture helps to focus IT results…

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Write 10 Chef Cookbooks to test your chef programming skills

Write a cookbook using you can install apache http server in CentOs and Ubuntu, enable the services and start the…

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chef-cookbooks

Write 10 Chef Cookbooks to test your chef programming skills

Write a cookbook using you can install apache http server in CentOs and Ubuntu, enable the services and start the…

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configure-the-knife-command

Configure the Knife Command – Chef

We now have to configure the knife command. This command is the central way of communicating with our server and the nodes…

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chef-training

Chef Training | Chef Course | Online | Classroom | scmGalaxy

The basic course program is outlined here Configuration Management What Is Configuration Management? Why You Need a Configuration Management Tool…

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chef-solo

Chef solo | Chef solo Tutorial | Chef solo Guide

Install chef ============ > curl -L https://www.opscode.com/chef/install.sh | bash Check ===== > chef-solo -v Setup chef repository ===================== > wget…

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Provision a AWS ec2 vm using chef | Step by Step Guide | AWS ec2 vm Tutorial

Provision a AWS ec2 vm using chef Step 1: Install chefdk Step 2: Setup AWS Credentails Step X: Setup your…

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chef-code-analysis-using-foodcritic

Chef Code Analysis using Foodcritic | Foodcritic Tutorial

What is Foodcritic? Foodcritic is a static linting tool that analyzes all of the Ruby code that is authored in…

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