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Dashing demo with Docker

Dashing – The exceptionally handsome dashboard framework. A demo of this great dashboard framework is now available as a Docker container. Check it out simply by running either of the following: To launch the container interactively – To launch and

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Setting up a Docker dev environment on Mac OS X

There are countless articles and posts on the web about settting up a docker dev environment on OS X, and all of them work more or less. Here’s another one 🙂 This solution uses the following.. * Virtualbox * Vagrant

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Docker – RethinkDB recipe

Purpose The purpose of this recipe is to explain how to build a docker image with RethinkDB pre-installed and ready to run. We will do this by creating a Dockerfile that downloads the base image, updates and adds an apt

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Pratical Application of Docker and Ruby

Overview docker-datafeeder, is my first real world use of, and learning experience of, docker and linux containers. I needed something to continiously feed a constant stream of data files for processing. The files have time-stamped names, along the lines of

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Docker and Dokku

This is pretty cool. Will use this to create mini rails and scala containers One of the things that was concerning me was deploying a rails app as easily as possible, in a configuration that only had what was needed.

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