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Release a Universal Binary Package for macOS Chef Infra Client

Chef should release a Infra Client package which contains a Universal macOS Binary (

This would benefit the Chef Community that manages macOS devices insofar that there would be no reliance upon Rosetta and decrease complexity of deployment logic to managed nodes.

  • Austin Culter
  • Jun 22 2021
  • Planned
  • Attach files
  • +1