Chef Infra Client 16.0.275 Released

Hey Everyone,

We've released an important bugfix release of Chef Infra Client today with critical regression fixes. Please give it a try and let us know if you run into any issues at

Chef Infra Client 16.0.275 fixes:

  • Resolved failures when using the windows_package resource. Thanks for reporting this issue @cookiecurse.
  • Resolved log warnings when running execute resources.
  • The appropriate cron or cron_d resource call is now called when using the :delete action in chef_client_cron. Thanks for reporting this issue @jimwise.
  • The chef_client_cron resource now creates the log directory with 750 permissions not 640. Thanks for this fix @DhaneshRaghavan.
  • The knife yaml convert command now correctly converts symbol values.
  • The sysctl, apt_preference, and cron_d remove actions no longer fail with missing property warnings.


Raspberry Pi builds and instructions are here: