I just pushed out a sysctl LWRP cookbook that I have been running here
for a while, but I have only been able to test it on centos/osx It
should work on all flavors of linux, but im not 100% on that. Hope
some one else can find it useful.
Community link: http://community.opscode.com/cookbooks/jn_sysctl
github link: https://github.com/spheromak/cookbooks/tree/master/sysctl