Chef 0.7.10 Release

Today I bring to you a tasty new release of Chef, courtesy of our fantastic MVP, Daniel (kallistec) DeLeo. Dan scoops the MVP for a snappy refactor, and some very cool in-progress SCM work which I’m sure we'll all see soon. This release of Chef focuses upon stability and compatibility over features, and so will […]

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APT Repository for Chef

As mentioned in our announcement of Chef packages in Ubuntu's Karmic Koala release, we are working on getting Chef and its dependencies in various Debian and Ubuntu releases. We also said we would create an APT repository, and now following distribution releases are available: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala"Ubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty Jackalope"Ubuntu 8.10 "Intrepid Ibex"Ubuntu 8.04 […]

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Chef 0.7.8 Release

Jeppe Nejsum Madsen scoops up the MVP this release for fixing an annoying bug related to fetching remote files, usually encountered in combination with Amazon's Simple Storage Service (CHEF-296) – and also for alerting us to his patch being missing from 0.7.6!  Thanks, for the patch, and the keen eye, Jeppe.  Matthew Todd receives the […]

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Coming Soon, Chef 0.7.8

Over the weekend, we found out from our excellent community that the attributes improvements weren't totally backwards compatible as we thought. For now the 0.7.6 gems have been pulled from [deprecated location]* and we will be releasing Chef 0.7.8 later today which will fix the issues. Summary of the attributes-related issues: CHEF-473 – Attributes don't […]

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Chef 0.7.6 Release

A lot of things happened in the last month since the 0.7.4 release! The MVP for this release is a new contributor, Grant Zanetti. Unfortunately we weren't able to secure a picture of Grant in time for the release post, but we imagine he's a handsome devil :-). Grant had an itch to scratch with […]

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Ohai 0.3.2 Release

Ohai, we have a nice release for you today! Our MVP for Ohai 0.3.2 is James Gartrell, for adding Windows support! He had an itch to scratch, and thanks to his contribution, the whole community benefits! We're excited because this brings us one step closer to also having Chef available for Windows. Now that Ohai […]

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