Deprecation: Chef REST (CHEF-9)

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The Chef::REST class will be removed.

Chef::REST was deprecated in 12.7.2, and will be removed in Chef 13.


If writing code designed to be run internally to Chef, for example in a cookbook or a knife plugin, transition to using Chef::ServerAPI. In most cases this is as simple as creating a Chef::ServerAPI instance rather than a Chef::REST one.

If writing code to interact with a Chef Server from other code, move to the chef-api gem.