March 12 2015 at 1:00 PM
We have 75 minutes to get your laptop setup with Docker for building and running Java EE applications. The good news is that you can come to the session prepared. I made the assumption that most folks will have a Windows or Mac OSX laptop and can use boot2docker which bundles VirtualBox.
The complete tutorial (the core of the overall talk) is available on Github
If you can, make the attempt at getting boot2docker running on your Windows or Mac laptop prior to the session. There can be numerous challenges with the installation process, most of which I have tried to describe workarounds in the tutorial document. Once you have successfully executed:
docker run centos /bin/echo "Hello World"
You are ready to go!
You can also simply install Docker on your Linux machine directly: