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Configuration Management with Chef-Solo by Naveed ur Rahman

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Summary

In this chapter, we continued with WordPress recipes and looked into the use of files. We also modified the default database settings with templates and set up a new server by providing database information with templates.

We had a detailed discussion on templates, template variables, and also fetched the values from default attributes and data bags. Moreover, we installed tools to work with data bags using Chef-Solo.

After the completion of the WordPress recipe, we started with a Python/Django application recipe and looked at the usage of roles. We then developed the web_server role to deploy Nginx and checked out cases that require the deployment of Nginx repeatedly without code repetition.

Finally, we also delved into how our server will ...

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