Part 3: Understanding Chef Cookbook/Recipe.

This article will help you in installing packages on system via chef recipe Please refer my previous article on chef: Part 1 Install/Setup and configure Chef Server/Workstation/Node on CentOS/RHEL 6.4 Part 2 Understanding Chef Cookbook/Recipe. I) Extending existing Cookbook (cookbook-test) and configure a recipe for deploying Packages. 1) Login to Workstation node which have knife…

Part 2: Understanding Chef Cookbook/Recipe.

This article will guide you through the creation of Chef Cookbook/Recipe and how to deploy it on CentOS/RHEL 6.4. The procedure mentioned in this tutorial is tested on: OS CentOS 6.4 Chef Server 11.0.8 Knife 11.6.0 What is a Cookbook? A cookbook is the fundamental unit of configuration and policy distribution. Each cookbook defines a…