Chef Supermarket Outage Post Mortem

On Thursday, February 26, we had an outage for downloading cookbooks from Supermarket via Berkshelf. The next day, February 27, we held a public post mortem. If you’d like to see the video of the post mortem, you can view it on Youtube [here](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rukGCxwWQSE). Description A deploy to production supermarket that was intended to allow […]

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A Supermarket of Your Own: Running a Private Supermarket

A little bit of history… When Chef unveiled Supermarket in 2014 it was intended to be a public community cookbooks site where Chef Community Members could browse cookbooks from anywhere. We were honored that it was received so well! However, we soon discovered a problem. Some companies create very company-specific cookbooks that they cannot share […]

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Omnibus-ctl: What is it and what can it do for you?

Are you building software with Chef Omnibus? Do your packages need to run multiple runit services? Then Omnibus-ctl may be for you! Omnibus-ctl is a massively useful tool you can use to run common commands in Chef Omnibus packages. What is Chef Omnibus? Chef Omnibus is a way to easily create full-stack installers for projects […]

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