Tag Chef 14

Chef 14 Upgrade: Custom Resource Properties are Silently Coerced to `Hash` if they are a `nil`

Finding out that a nil gets silently coerced to an empty Hash if given to a custom resource's property of type Hash.

Chef 14: ChefSpec Coverage Reporting Deprecation

Noting the deprecation of using ChefSpec::Coverage.start! when using Chef 14 and above.

Chef 14 Upgrade: Change in `ValidationFailed` error messages when setting `required` properties

The updated error message returned by a Chef ValidationFailed error, when you're specifying which properties are required on a custom resource.

Morsels of Goodness: What's Cooking in Chef 14?

A look at the new features coming in the new Chef 14 release, as well as what to watch out for when upgrading.

Chef 13 Upgrade: Deprecation of Namespace Collisions in Custom Resources

Preparing for breaking changes in Chef 14 by renaming property_name to new_resource.property_name in Custom Resources.