Moving release and security announcements to Discourse

The volume of posts on our blog has continued to increase as our company and community have grown. While all of the content has been awesome, we’ve received many requests for a dedicated channel about security and release announcements. Today, we’re excited to say we’ve heard you and are adding two specific communication channels to […]

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Chef Client 12.1.2 Released

Today we have pushed a small bugfix release of the Chef Client. This release includes some critical updates for some users, and includes a new version of OpenSSL. ### Changelog * [Issue 3022](https://github.com/chef/chef/issues/3022): Homebrew Cask install fails * [Issue 3059](https://github.com/chef/chef/issues/3059): Chef 12.1.1 yum_package silently fails * [Issue 3078](https://github.com/chef/chef/issues/3078): Compat break in audit-mode changes The Changelog […]

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Chef 10.26.0 Released

This release adds a feature for setting user passwords on Solaris, fixes a bug in Resource.const_defined?, and adds SSL root certificates to the Omnibus packages. Ranjib Dey added support for Google Cloud Engine Linux (GCEL), Google’s Ubuntu derivative. Thanks Ranjib! You’re this releases MVP! In addition to building out more cloud support, Ranjib has been […]

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Chef 11 Released!

We’re incredibly proud to share the latest major release of Chef with you. The Chef Client and Chef Server are now separate projects. We will be making separate but compatible releases moving forward. You can download both of them from the Chef download page. Erchef, the Chef 11 Server The most significant new feature is […]

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Chef 10.16.4 Released

We’ve got a special holiday Chef bug-fix release for you today. Updated packages are in the usual places. First, this release sets a requirement that moneta be below the newly rewritten 0.7.0 version because that versions API changed and currently breaks Chef. Avishai Ish-Shalom filed the bug reporting this issue, which is a blocking bug […]

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