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Top 3 reasons to use Chef over Bash!

How Chef can improve your deployments!

By John Wyatt

Chef, one of the most popular server automation tools, has always been the tool you should learn (or anything but shell scripts). But what benefit does it offer that makes it better for setting up your servers than shell scripts?

1) Chef stops when it hits an error

You want this.

Bash scripts may skip over a return value of nonzero from a command or a program. Chef sto...

Tags: chef, linux, server automation