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Supermarket Belongs to the Community

Supermarket belongs to the community. While Chef has the responsibility to keep it running and be stewards of its functionality, what it does and how it works is driven by the community. The chef/supermarket repository will continue to be where development of the Supermarket application takes place. Come be part of shaping the direction of Supermarket by opening issues and pull requests or by joining us on the Chef Mailing List.

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flash (2) Versions 2.0.0

Installs/Configures Adobe Flash Player

cookbook 'flash', '~> 2.0.0', :supermarket
cookbook 'flash', '~> 2.0.0'
knife supermarket install flash
knife supermarket download flash
Quality 57%

Flash Cookbook

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Installs/Configures Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome and Opera.

Flash Player for Internet Explorer is pre-installed on Windows 8+. Flash Player for Internet Explorer is
pre-installed but not enabled for Windows Server 2012+, so this cookbook will enable it.

Please submit a Pull Request if you would like to add support for Linux, Mac OS X, ESR, Debug or Projector.


  • Chef 11+


  • Windows


  • windows


By including this cookbook in a recipe or a run list, you are excepting
Adobe end-user license agreement (EULA).


  • node['flash']['ie'] - Install Flash Player ActiveX on Windows 7/Vista/XP or enable Flash on Windows Server 2012 for Internet Explorer. Default true.
  • node['flash']['npapi'] - Install Flash Player NPAPI for Firefox. Default true.
  • node['flash']['ppapi'] - Install Flash Player PPAPI for Chrome and Opera. Default true.
  • node['flash]['trust'] - Specify an array of files or directories that should be trusted for all users, and be placed in a local-trusted sandbox. The Global FlashPlayerTrust file is created as C:Windows\System32\Macromed\FlashPlayerTrust\ChefGeneratedTrust.cfg or C:Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\FlashPlayerTrust\ChefGeneratedTrust.cfg for 32-bit or 64-bit Windows respectively. Default [].
  • node['flash]['mms_cfg'] - Specify a hash of key value pairs to manage privacy and security settings in mms.cfg. The mms.cfg file managed is under C:Windows\System32\Macromed\Flash or C:Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\Flash for 32-bit or 64-bit Windows respectively. Default {}.

Getting Help


Please refer to CONTRIBUTING.


MIT - see the accompanying LICENSE file for details.

Dependent cookbooks

windows ~> 1.38

Contingent cookbooks

There are no cookbooks that are contingent upon this one.



  • Enable Internet Explorer Flash Player on Windows Server


  • Initial release

Collaborator Number Metric

2.0.0 failed this metric

Failure: Cookbook has 0 collaborators. A cookbook must have at least 2 collaborators to pass this metric.

Contributing File Metric

2.0.0 passed this metric

Foodcritic Metric

2.0.0 failed this metric

FC066: Ensure chef_version is set in metadata: flash/metadata.rb:1
Run with Foodcritic Version 16.3.0 with tags metadata,correctness ~FC031 ~FC045 and failure tags any

No Binaries Metric

2.0.0 passed this metric

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Testing File Metric

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