Chef for System Administrators Quiz Questions and Answers

____is used to mark release points.

Answer :
  • Tagging

What is the command to create and switch branches at one time?

Answer :
  • git checkout -b < branch >

What is the git command that downloads your repository from Github to your computer?

Answer :
  • git clone

Chef is a ____________ tool?

Answer :
  • Configuration Management

What is the --local-mode or -z option used for when running chef-client?

Answer :
  • The option overrides the default functionality of contacting a Chef Server, and instead points the chef-client to a locally stored cookbook.

What is a run-list and why is the option used when calling chef-client?

Answer :
  • A run-list specifies which recipes the client should run, and the order they should be applied in.

How many recipes should a cookbook contain?

Answer :
  • A cookbook can contain many recipes, all of which should break the configuration tasks into smaller pieces.

What is the key sequence to Page forward one screen in vi?

Answer :
  • CTRL+F

The ________________ is the centralized store of your infrastructure's configuration?

Answer :
  • chef-server

__________ runs on the node?

Answer :
  • chef-client