Chef Ideas

We believe that the best way to build software is to do it in close collaboration with the people who use it. We invite you to submit your ideas using the form below. Please be sure to include the problem for which you are solving and the benefits of implementing the idea.

We do our best to implement as many Ideas as we can. Our Product team will evaluate all submitted ideas in a timely manner and will disposition each into one of the following categories: will integrate into the product roadmap, further research is needed, unlikely to implement.

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chef-run should mirror InSpec behavior for remote cookbooks

Chef Workstation should be able to pull cookbooks from the supermarket or from Github and not only from a local repo:

inspec exec

inspec exec supermarket://username/linux-baseline

For example:



  • Eric Calabretta
  • Mar 6 2019
  • Currently Declined
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  • Michael Chiang commented
    19 Apr, 2019 10:09pm

    Eric thank you for sending this in. We are working on what workstation looks like in the future, we'll definitely take this into consideration.