Open Source Chef Server 11.1.0 Release


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Hello Chefs,

We’re happy to announce the release of the Open Source Chef Server 11.1.0.

Full details are on the blog:

MVPs for this release are Jesse Nelson https://twitter.com/spheromak
and Philip Hutchins https://twitter.com/flipture for their help
tracking down and helping others work around CHEF-3921
https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/CHEF-3921. Many thanks to both of them.

The release can be downloaded from the install
page:http://www.getchef.com/chef/install/

Highlights include:

IPv6 support
Introduction of the chef-server-ctl upgrade command to make upgrading
the server easier
Proxy/Firewall support for cookbook storage
An update of the depsolver to once again have it use Gecode, fixing
depsolving issues that were seen by many
CVE-2014-01300
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/rubyonrails-security/NkKc7vTW70o/NxW_PDBSG3AJ
fixed in the WebUI by updated to Rails 3.2.18
Many other bug fixes.

Directions on using the new chef-server-ctl upgrade command can be found
here:
http://docs.opscode.com/release/osc_11-1/release_notes.html#new-upgrade-subcommand

Release notes are here:
http://docs.opscode.com/release/osc_11-1/release_notes.html

A full changelog is here:

Thanks,

Mark Mzyk