[FoRK] Docker 1.0 was Re: OSX VMs/backup, Re: Dunning-Kruger effect discriminatory environs

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Wed Jun 11 10:16:39 PDT 2014

I'm skeptical. I run Linux, Windows, OSX both natively and virtually.  I
believe commercial production software should be ran as close to the target
production native OS as possible.


On Wed, Jun 11, 2014 at 9:44 AM, Stephen Williams <sdw at lig.net> wrote:

> I'm not the only one who thinks Docker is great.  As soon as I saw Docker
> I was sold.  Interesting how when I suggest it to others sometimes they are
> very skeptical.  It is a good opportunity to detect who is ruled by a herd
> mentality of following accepted paths vs. those who can examine something
> context free on merits and make a decision for themselves.  Well, after
> noting if they're still running Windows or not.  ;-)
> http://googlecloudplatform.blogspot.com/2014/06/an-
> update-on-container-support-on-google-cloud-platform.html
> sdw
> On 6/10/14, 12:25 PM, Ken Meltsner wrote:
>> Docker 1.0 is out, including a Mac OS  X and Windows version (using
>> Virtual Box and Boot2Docker to run a minimal Linux image, though --
>> not native)
>> The all-in-one Windows installer for the corporate among us is at
>> https://github.com/boot2docker/windows-installer/releases  And now I
>> have no reason not to try it...
>> http://www.docker.io
>> http://boot2docker.io/  Boot2Docker – installs Virtual Box and other
>> stuff
>> Lots of directions under installation (
>> https://docs.docker.com/installation/#installation ) for the Linux
>> distribution of your choice.
>> Thanks to sdw for recommending it in the first place.
>> Ken Meltsner
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