Installing KVM on CentOS 7 with Chef

Some time ago I have made decision that I will be running my own hardware to get learning curve on different level. This has already happened and in one of my previous posts you could have read that I got the server assembled and it is running. Of course if you are interested in more details look below.

Previously I have been using extensively Ansible but since some time I’m learning Chef. So taking that into account this is one of my first cookbooks. For this reason it is extremely simple. It is just installing base packages and couple of extra ones which you may find useful.

If you run the cookbook the output would be looking similar to this one :



This is really simple run-book. I will be trying to extend it along side of server development. If you will have some comments for improvements feel free to make a pull requests . Complete repository is availableĀ in Github repo