fog (1) Versions 0.0.2

Installs/Configures FOG

cookbook 'fog', '~> 0.0.2'
cookbook 'fog', '~> 0.0.2'
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This cookbook will install FOG, a Free and Open Ghost server.

FOG has the ability to image the following platforms:

  • Windos XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windos 7
  • limited Linux support

The project's homepage can be found at fog

Note about cookbook testing

This cookbook has only been tested against Linux Mint!

Supported Platforms

The following platforms are supported by this cookbook:

  • Debian
  • Ubuntu
  • Mint


The following packages (based on Linux Mint) are required for FOG:

  • mysql-client
  • mysql-server
  • php5
  • isc-dhcp-server
  • tftpd-hpa
  • tftp-hpa
  • nfs-kernel-server
  • vsftpd
  • net-tools
  • wget
  • xinetd
  • sysv-rc-conf
  • tar
  • gzip
  • build-essential
  • cpp
  • gcc
  • g++
  • m4
  • htmldoc
  • perl
  • libcrypt-passwdmd5-perl
  • lftp
  • ssh
  • php-gettext
  • clamav-freshclam


default['fog']['version'] = "0.32"


  • You should only need to apply the fog recipe if you're using Linux Mint. Possibly the same thing for Debian/Ubuntu but I haven't tested that!

  • You're MySQL root password should be in /etc/mysql/grants.sql.

  • If you're MySQL password isn't blank, then you'll need to add it to /var/www/fog/commons/config.php

  • You'll need to execute /opt/fog_0.32/bin/ as root or via sudo.

Dependent cookbooks

mysql >= 0.0.0

Contingent cookbooks

There are no cookbooks that are contingent upon this one.