Getting started with Chef
There is some confution on what is the best method to use Chef [ Some may argue why do I need Chef Anyway ? - see this blog post ... ]
The following blog post should give you a "Kick Start" with Chef.
- VirtualBox - on ubuntu sudo apt-get install virtualbox, and you can always grab the latest from: https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads
- Ruby - considering the fact Chef is written in ruby we will need ruby in order to install it.
- Ubuntu server 11.10_amd64 ISO: http://www.ubuntu.com/download/server
Create the baseVM: