cookbook 'remote_install', '= 2.1.0'
remote_install (12) Versions 2.1.0 Follow6
Provides an opinionated way to download and install remote software
cookbook 'remote_install', '= 2.1.0', :supermarket
knife supermarket install remote_install
knife supermarket download remote_install
Provides a highly-opinionated way to download, extract, and compile software from a remote source.
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- Chef 12.7+
remote_install 'bash' do source 'http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/bash/bash-4.3.tar.gz' version '4.3' checksum 'afc687a28e0e24dc21b988fa159ff9dbcf6b7caa92ade8645cc6d5605cd024d4' build_command './configure' compile_command 'make' install_command 'make install' end
remote_install resource has the following attributes:
|the URL to download
|the SHA256 checksum for the downlaoded asset from
|the command to "build"
|the command to "compile"
|the command to "install"
|the environment to set while building
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remote_install Cookbook CHANGELOG
This file is used to list changes made in each version of the remote_install cookbook.
2.1.0 - 2021-03-15
- Sous Chefs Adoption
- Fix inspec tests
- Various CookStyle fixes
- Initial public release
- Enable full linting and unit/integration testing in Travis
- Minimal RHEL installs don’t ship with
tarso make sure we install it
- Silence deprecation warnings about ChefSpec.define_matcher
- Use SPDX standard license string in the metadata
- Remove the Rakefile and replace it with Delivery Local Mode
- Add requirements section to the readme
- Fix how specs set the platform and remove report at end
- Convert to a custom resource and require Chef 12.7+
- the -v flag for tar is unsupported on older and bsd versions of tar, which is an issue on older platforms
- Compute extract path basename based on tarball name. Add md5 support.
- Allow the basename of extracted directory to be specified.