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mozilla_firefox (14) Versions 1.2.2

Installs Mozilla Firefox browser

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cookbook 'mozilla_firefox', '= 1.2.2'
cookbook 'mozilla_firefox', '= 1.2.2', :supermarket
knife cookbook site install mozilla_firefox
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Mozilla Firefox Cookbook

Cookbook Version linux osx win

This cookbook installs Firefox browser. Mac OS X and Windows download directly from Mozilla where you can specify version (e.g., latest, latest-esr, latest-beta, 42.0, 38.4.0esr, or 43.0b4) and language with latest-esr and en-US being the defaults. Linux platforms default to use the package manager.

Linux can install directly from Mozilla by setting use_package_manager to false, but this is experimental and only Ubuntu platform works at this time.

A firefox_version method is also available to retrieve the default version installed.

Requirements

Chef 11+

Platforms

  • CentOS/Red Hat
  • Debian/Ubuntu
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows

Cookbooks

  • windows
  • dmg

Usage

Include default recipe in a cookbook or a run list to install Firefox browser.

The following example retrieves the default installed version by using firefox_version method:

v = firefox_version

Tip: use allow_any_instance_of to stub firefox_version method when testing with rspec:

allow_any_instance_of(Chef::Recipe).to receive(:firefox_version).and_return('42.0')

Attributes

  • node['mozilla_firefox']['version'] - Install latest, latest-esr, latest-beta, or specific version e.g., 42.0, 38.4.0esr, or 43.0b4. Ignored on Linux platforms when use_package_manager is true. Default is latest-esr.
  • node['mozilla_firefox']['lang'] - Language desired. Ignored on Linux platforms when use_package_manager is true. Default is en-US.
  • node['mozilla_firefox']['32bit_only'] - DEPRECATED! This will be dropped in next major release, use force_32bit instead.
  • node['mozilla_firefox']['force_32bit'] - Install 32-bit browser on 64-bit machines. Ignored on Mac OS X and package installs. Default false.
  • node['mozilla_firefox']['use_package_manager'] - Install using apt or yum package manager. Linux platform only. Default is true.
  • node['mozilla_firefox']['packages'] - Dependency packages for experimental non-package installs. Linux platform only. Default values depend on Linux platform.

Resources

mozilla_firefox

Attributes

  • version - Install latest, latest-esr, latest-beta, or specific version e.g., 42.0, 38.4.0esr, or 43.0b4. Ignored on Linux platforms when use_package_manager is true.
  • checksum - SHA256 Checksum of the file. Not required.
  • lang - Language desired. Ignored on Linux platforms when use_package_manager is true. Default is en-US.
  • force_32bit - Install 32-bit browser on 64-bit machines. Ignored on Mac OS X and package installs. Default false.
  • path - Path to install Firefox. Linux: /opt/firefox/#{version}_#{language}, Windows: #{ENV['SYSTEMDRIVE']}\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox\\firefox.exe when nil. Default nil.
  • use_package_manager - Install using apt or yum package manager. Linux platform only. Default is true.
  • link - Create the specfied symlink (Linux Only). This can be an array to create multiple symlinks to the same instance, or a string for a single symlink. Default nil.
  • packages - Dependency packages for experimental non-package installs. Linux platform only. Default values depend on Linux platform.
  • windows_ini_source - Template source. Default windows.ini.erb.
  • windows_ini_content - Template content. Default InstallDirectoryPath: :path.
  • windows_ini_cookbook - Template cookbook. Default mozilla_firefox.

Getting Help

Contributing

Please refer to CONTRIBUTING.

License

MIT - see the accompanying LICENSE file for details.

CHANGELOG

1.2.2 2016-09-21

  • Fix 'firefox' is not recognized as an internal or external command on Windows

1.2.1 2016-09-20

  • Fix #6 Firefox no longer installing causing Recipe compile error

1.2.0 2016-09-03

  • Allow for multiple version installs
  • Add experimental non-package install for Linux - only Ubuntu platform works at this time

1.1.1 2016-07-11

  • Fix #4 Windows ESR versions always re-install

1.1.0 2016-03-21

  • Fix #2 Change default version from latest to latest-esr

1.0.1 2015-11-18

  • Fix #1 Chef 11 throws EOFError

1.0.0 2015-11-18

  • Initial release

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