We are proud to announce the release of HashiCorp Packer 1.1.0. This release includes several new features, improvements, bug fixes, and backwards incompatibilities.
Here are some highlights from Packer 1.1.0:
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There are many other changes and improvements in this release. Please review the v1.1.0 changelog for a detailed list of changes.
Get Terraform, Packer, Vault, Consul, and Nomad up and running even faster on macOS with our new official Homebrew Tap.
Try two new hands-on tutorials to learn best practices for using Terraform to provision infrastructure with Packer or Cloud-init.
HashiCorp Packer 1.5 brings two major new features and a long list of smaller improvements. The most exciting changes are that Packer now supports basic HCL2 templates, and we now can share some special information between builders and provisioners, like host IP and port for the build instance. We hope that having access to these details will help simplify your templates and your operations efforts.