cookbook 'vlc', '= 1.0.0'
cookbook 'vlc', '= 1.0.0', :supermarket
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A Chef cookbook for VLC.
As of v1.0.0, Chef 12.5 is generally required, though it may be possible to use
it in earlier versions of Chef 12 via the
This cookbook currently supports a number of platforms. It uses the dmg,
windows, apt, and freebsd community cookbooks for OS X, Windows, Ubuntu/Debian,
and FreeBSD support, respectively.
For RHEL support, it uses the Nux Dextop YUM
repo (which also depends on EPEL), as EPEL has no VLC packages and RPMForge
doesn't have any for RHEL 7.
Either add the default recipe to your run_list or implement the resource
directly in a recipe of your own.
Performs an attribute-driven install of VLC.
A specific version of VLC can be installed if you so desire:
default['vlc']['app']['version'] = nil
A platform-agnostic parent resource that defines the properties and actions for
all the platform-specific child resources.
vlc_app 'default' do version '1.2.3' action :install end
||Install the app|
||Uninstall the app|
||A specific version to install|
||Action(s) to perform|
OS X implementation of the
Windows implementation of the
Debian/Ubuntu implementation of the
RHEL (and RHEL-alike) implementation of the
FreeBSD implementation of the
- Fork it
- Create your feature branch (
git checkout -b my-new-feature)
- Add tests for the new feature; ensure they pass (
- Commit your changes (
git commit -am 'Add some feature')
- Push to the branch (
git push origin my-new-feature)
- Create a new Pull Request
License & Authors
- Author: Jonathan Hartman firstname.lastname@example.org
Copyright 2015 Jonathan Hartman
Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at
Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
limitations under the License.
|dmg ~> 2.2|
|windows ~> 1.37|
|apt ~> 2.7|
|yum ~> 3.8|
|yum-epel ~> 0.6|
|freebsd ~> 0.3|
There are no cookbooks that are contingent upon this one.
Vlc Cookbook CHANGELOG
- Update to Chef custom resources (breaking compatibility with Chef < 12.5)
- Add RHEL support
- Change the
node['vlc']['version']attribute to the better-namespaced
- Give the
vlc_appresource an optional
- Fix bug with OS X package's mount volume name
- Remove hardcoded version strings in OS X and Windows providers; get latest version from the VLC site during the Chef run
- Initial release for OS X, Windows, Ubuntu/Debian, and FreeBSD!
- Development started
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