Installing the high-availability Chef server
As we know, in the high-availability on-premises Chef installation, we have two backend servers in which one works as a Bootstrap server. First, we will have to install on-premises Chef on both the backend servers, then configure on-premises Chef on the frontend server.
Installing on-premises Chef on the backend server
As discussed, we need to install on-premises Chef on both the backend servers. There are different commands for different Linux distributions, which are as follows:
- Installing the on-premises Chef package on Ubuntu:
$ dpkg -i /tmp/chef-server-core-<version>.deb
- Installing the on-premises Chef package on CentOS and Red Hat:
$ rpm -Uvh /tmp/chef-server-core-<version>.rpm
In the high-availability ...