I have some months of experience working with Vagrant and I think it’s owesome! Integration with almost all kind of virtualization platforms: VirtalBox, VMware, Docker, AWS EC2, Hyper-V and so on. Also it’s able to use differente Provisioners: Chef, Puppet, bash, Docker, Ansible. I really like it.
So, when I start working with Vagrant I choose VirtualBox as my virtualization platform and Chef as my provisioner, and when trying different configurations I start finding some tips to share:
- First step: Should I create my base box? or should I use a base box already created?
- Can I increase my disk space? how?
- Can I increase my swap memory? how?
So I decide to create a post to start creating Vagrant boxes and resolve this issues. Let’s start…