Supermarket is Now Open. Here is what you should know.

We’re Hiring

As we continue to support the efforts of the amazing Chefs in the community, we plan to hire additional engineers to help continue the progress we have already made. These engineers will work closely with the community and help shape the direction of Supermarket. If you want to come work with amazing coworkers and a vibrant community, please take a look at our job postings for a Software Development Engineer and a User Experience Engineer.

Giveaways and Prizes

What would grand opening be without a giveaway? In keeping with the supermarket theme, we are giving away a t-shirt to everyone that completes the survey about Supermarket by 2014–08–30 23:59:59 UTC. But why stop there? We will be randomly selecting two of the people who complete the survey to each win free registration to the Chef Community Summit, October 2nd and 3rd, 2014.

Supermarket Belongs to the Community

Supermarket belongs to the community. While Chef has the responsibility to keep it running and be stewards of its functionality, what it does and how it works is driven by the community. The opscode/supermarket repository will continue to be where development of the Supermarket application takes place. Come be part of shaping the direction of Supermarket by opening issues and pull requests or by joining us on the supermarket mailing list or in Gitter.


redis (3) Versions 3.0.4

knife cookbook site install redis

Redis: a fast, flexible datastore offering an extremely useful set of data structure primitives


redis chef cookbook

Redis: a fast, flexible datastore offering an extremely useful set of data structure primitives


Redis, a fast lightweight database


  • client - Client support for Redis database
  • default - Base configuration for redis
  • install_from_package - Install From Ubuntu Package -- easy but lags in version
  • install_from_release - Install From Release
  • server - Redis server with runit service


Supports platforms: debian and ubuntu

Cookbook dependencies: * runit * install_from * metachef


  • [:redis][:home_dir] - (default: "/usr/local/share/redis")
  • [:redis][:pid_file] - Redis PID file path (default: "/var/run/")
    • Path to the PID file when daemonized.
  • [:redis][:log_dir] - Redis log dir path (default: "/var/log/redis")
    • Path to the log directory when daemonized -- will be stored in [log_dir]/redis.log.
  • [:redis][:data_dir] - Redis database directory (default: "/var/lib/redis")
    • Path to the directory for database files.
  • [:redis][:db_basename] - Redis database filename (default: "dump.rdb")
    • Filename for the database storage.
  • [:redis][:release_url] - URL for redis release package (default: "")
    • If using the install_from_release strategy, the URL for the release tarball
  • [:redis][:glueoutputbuf] - Redis output buffer coalescing (default: "yes")
    • Glue small output buffers together into larger TCP packets.
  • [:redis][:saves] - Redis disk persistence policies
    • An array of arrays of time, changed objects policies for persisting data to disk.
  • [:redis][:slave] - Redis replication slave (default: "no")
    • Act as a replication slave to a master redis database.
  • [:redis][:shareobjects] - Redis shared object compression (default: "no") (default: "no")
    • Attempt to reduce memory use by sharing storage for substrings.
  • [:redis][:conf_dir] - (default: "/etc/redis")
  • [:redis][:user] - (default: "redis")
  • [:redis][:version] - (default: "2.0.2")
  • [:redis][:server][:addr] - IP address to bind. (default: "")
  • [:redis][:server][:port] - Redis server port (default: "6379")
    • TCP port to bind.
  • [:redis][:server][:timeout] - Redis server timeout (default: "300")
    • Timeout, in seconds, for disconnection of idle clients.
  • [:users][:redis][:uid] - (default: "335")
  • [:groups][:redis][:gid] - (default: "335")

License and Author

Author:: Benjamin Black ( Copyright:: 2011, Benjamin Black

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

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