Adoptable Cookbooks List

Looking for a cookbook to adopt? You can now see a list of cookbooks available for adoption!
List of Adoptable Cookbooks

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.

Select Badges

Select Supported Platforms


windows-sdk (3) Versions 1.0.0

Installs the Windows 8.1 SDK

cookbook 'windows-sdk', '= 1.0.0'
cookbook 'windows-sdk', '= 1.0.0', :supermarket
knife supermarket install windows-sdk
knife supermarket download windows-sdk
Quality 0%

Windows SDK Cookbook


This cookbook installs the Windows 8.1 SDK. More information about the SDK can be found at


This cookbook provides a resource that can be used to install and uninstall features provided with the Windows SDK.

windows_sdk_feature Resource


  • :install: Default. Install the given feature(s)
  • :uninstall: Uninstall the given feature(s)

Attribute Parameters

  • :features: Name Attribute. A feature(Symbol), an Array of features, or :all

Valid features: - :windows_software_development_kit: The Microsoft Windows Software Development Kit for Windows 8.1 - :windows_performance_kit: Windows Performance Toolkit - :debugging_tools: Debugging Tools for Windows - :application_verifier: Application Verifier for Windows - :windows_app_certification_kit: Windows App Certification Kit - :msi_tools: MSI Tools - :netfx_software_development_kit: .Net Frame 4.5 Software Development Kit

  • :install_path: Optional. The location where the SDK will be installed


Install all features:

windows_sdk_feature :all

Install only the debugging tools and MSI tools

windows_sdk_feature [:debugging_tools, :msi_tools]

Uninstall the MSI tools

windows_sdk_feature :msi_tools do
  action :uninstall


Copyright:: 2015, Chef Software

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.

Foodcritic Metric

1.0.0 failed this metric

FC002: Avoid string interpolation where not required: /tmp/cook/2c18b4c3ffc2909c391f83cb/windows-sdk/libraries/windows_sdk_helpers.rb:51