Meeting Notes for July 28 2022

Below are the meeting notes for this week's Community Meeting, a text-based meeting held weekly in #community-meetings on our community slack, which you can join:


Kiah shared

Let’s kick things off with some updates from DevRel and updates for your educational viewing and reading pleasure:

ICYMI I had an awesome time chatting with the Habitat team yesterday on the latest Habitat Office Hours session. Check it out here

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Blog Posts to Check Out:
The Ultimate Guide to ChefConf '22: The DevOps Conference of the Year
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Group nodes via “Projects” in Chef Automate


ChefConf ’22 is in 45 days! Grab your passes today!

Don’t forget, that we’ve prepared a few community gathering events for ChefConf this year. You have to be with us in person to attend them.

We’re hosting a contest!
If you know Chef, you know we love our stickers! We’re inviting you to come up with our official ChefConf ’22 sticker. The theme this year is ‘Simplifying Complexity’. Come up with a concept and a tagline to compete for a chance to win some really cool prizes. Stay tuned for details!We’re also hosting a blog contest! We want to know how you simplify complexity in your life. It can be at work using dev tools or in life. Minimum 300 words.


Chef Automate

Ankur Mundhra shared

Hello community
Highlights of this week include:

  • Documentation improvements of Automate HA – backup & restore, EFS configuration, bootstrapping, Automate to Automate migration and more
  • Working to improve control list API to have node status
  • Working to improve pipeline to deliver better quality software
  • Added integration test suite to compliance reporting APIs
  • Testing the customisable SSH port connectivity capability in Automate HA

Team Automate

Chef Habitat

mwrockx shared

Hello from Habitat!
This week's updates:

  • Working on "native packages" UX details
  • Working on improving build order and rdep resolution for package builds
  • Bringing "base-plan" repos back into the core-plans mono repo
  • Wrapping up rolling update bug fixes
  • Working on updating several habitat depenency libraries

Chef Infra Client

John McCrae shared

Today reporting that we are -><- that close to an exciting release of Chef-18. Stay Tuned

Chef Infra Server

Jan shahid shaik shared

Updates from chef infra server team

  • Upgrade to Erlang 24+
  • Adhoc jobs design/implementation
  • Adding verify pipelines to adhoc jobs
  • Knife ec backup enhancements
  • Add authz_time, authz_count, url to logs
  • Working on hosted chef issues.
  • Update gather-logs to include additional information.

Chef Inspec

cwolfe shared

Chef InSpec Team:

  • Functionally complete work on attestation support, including support for XLS and JSON files. Started on documentation
  • Finished work on the suggtool support tool for the inspec suggest recommender system
  • Completed work on 3 new kubernetes resources
  • Draft of a feasibility study for running docker scans on non-local hosts

Cinc Updates

ramereth shared

Hello from the Cinc Project!

  • Cinc Server 15.0.9 has been finally released
  • Still need to make an upstream PR to deal with word mark issues
  • Cinc Auditor 5.18.14 has been released

See you next week!

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