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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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visualstudio (5) Versions 0.1.0

Installs/Configures Visual Studio

cookbook 'visualstudio', '= 0.1.0'
cookbook 'visualstudio', '= 0.1.0', :supermarket
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This cookbook will perform an unattended installation of Microsoft Visual Studio 2012.

Basic Visual Studio 2012 Installation:

Unattended Visual Studio 2012 Installation:

Visual Studio 2012 Administrators Guide:


Visual Studio 2012 installation media. "Charon" cookbook, to install dotnet45 prerequisite (could be bypassed; however, installing dotnet45 prior to visual studio 2012 is recommended because it prevents a reboot).


It is intended that all tunable attributes are located inside the default file. The individual version files simply work off the default attributes, and are not intended to be modified.


Add the visualstudio::default recipe to your run list, and customize the attributes inside the default file. The individual version attributes files are not intended to be modified, and the individual version recipes are not intended to be added directly to the run list.

Dependent cookbooks

charon >= 0.1.0

Contingent cookbooks

resharper Applicable Versions

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