Tag Archives: virtual machine

Writing a Vagrantfile

Vagrantfiles are used to configure vagrant virtual machines. This post goes a little beyond the basics of creating a Vagrantfile, and looks at some of the more advanced topics for writing a vagrantfile to make a more polished machine. I have posted before about how you can provision your virtual machine via the vagrantfile –… Read More »

Use Vagrant With Git

Vagrant is a tool for managing virtual machines. By combining vagrant with git (and shared git repositories like github or bitbucket) it is possible to share machine configurations. This post explores how using vagrant with git works and some possible challenges with collaborating with vagrant machines. Sharing Virtual Machines Sharing virtual machine images can be… Read More »

Vagrant Ansible Provision

Vagrant is able to provision its virtual machines in a number of ways, including using the ‘ansible‘ automation tool. This post looks at vagrant ansible provision and a simple example of how it could be used. As well as being a good tool for provisioning vagrant machines, using vagrant is also a good way to… Read More »