Getting started on Chef can be accomplished in different ways to suit each of our styles for learning:
- There is a walk through of using Chef on Windows at learnchef.io. They provide a VM in the cloud for you to use exclusively with Chef on Windows for a 24 hour period.
- Chef Client MSI is readily available with the complete Chef software for installation on your windows OS.
- If you prefer to install it in a VM, you have options:
Next I’ll be using the Chocolatey-Cookbook to install packages on windows through Chef.