More approaches this week on containers and configuration management. There’s a lot of new possibilities and new ways to think about how you deploy.
Chef-LXC - Building and deploying custom containers
Interesting slides on using Ruby-LXC bindings and Chef to build and deploy your solutions.
via Rajib Dey @RanjibDey
From Solo to Zero: Migrating to Chef Client Local Mode
If you are still using chef-solo, it’s time to take a look at chef-zero.
via Julian Dunn @julian_dunn
Released this week
- ChefSpec v4.0.1
- Jenkins Cookbook v2.1.0
- Chef Vault v2.2.3
- chef-dk (cookbook) v0.3.0
Tweet of the week
@roidrage : “Reminder that Ruby 1.8.7 is officially unsupported in any way by the end of the month: https://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2013/12/17/maintenance-of-1-8-7-and-1-9-2/ Security updates? Nope.”