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macos (52) Versions 3.4.1

Resources for configuring and provisioning macOS

cookbook 'macos', '= 3.4.1', :supermarket
cookbook 'macos', '= 3.4.1'
knife supermarket install macos
knife supermarket download macos
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macOS Cookbook

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Chef resources and recipes for managing and provisioning macOS.

Officially Supported Chef Versions

  • Chef 16

Supported OS Versions

  • macOS High Sierra 10.13
  • macOS Mojave 10.14
  • macOS Catalina 10.15
  • macOS Big Sur 11.0


Admin User and Password

node['macos']['admin_user'] = 'vagrant'
node['macos']['admin_password'] = 'vagrant'

Each of these attributes defaults to vagrant since our resources are developed
with the Vagrant paradigm. In other words, the user and password declared here
should be an admin user with passwordless super-user rights.


All macos-cookbook recipes are deprecated and will be removed in a future release.

Keep Awake

Prevent macOS from falling asleep, disable the screensaver, reboot upon power failure,
enable wake on LAN, enable remote login (SSH) and adjust several other settings
to always keep macOS on and available.

Usage: include_recipe 'macos::keep_awake'

Attributes used Default value
node['macos']['remote_login_enabled'] true
node['macos']['network_time_server'] ''
node['macos']['time_zone'] 'America/Los_Angeles'


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