Managing your local workstation
You know the drill. You get a brand new MacBook and need to set up all your software—again. Chef can help here, too.
We will take a look at how to install applications and tweak settings on your local development box with Chef.
This example is based on recipes for OS X only, but you can tweak it to run on Windows or Linux, too.
First, we need to prepare our own repository for our individual setup:
- Fork the github.com/mmarschall/kitchenplan-config repository:
- Clone it to your local development box, replacing
<YOUR GITHUB USER>with the name of your GitHub account:
mma@laptop:~/ $ git clone https://github.com/<YOUR ...