Use Docker Context to switch between different solutions

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  • multipass

    Multipass orchestrates virtual Ubuntu instances

    You may be on the lookout for a replacement to Docker Desktop at the moment. If you are, you may be wanting to trial the different solutions. You're going to need to know what is involved, and what the different cost models include. This post is going to show you how you can use docker context to run the different systems in parallel. The two solutions this post will cover is minikube and multipass.

  • docker-install

    Docker installation script

    users: - name: ubuntu sudo: ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD:ALL ssh-authorized-keys: - ssh-rsa ..... package_update: true packages: - apt-transport-https - avahi-daemon - ca-certificates - curl - docker - gnupg - lsb-release runcmd: - sudo curl -fsSL | sudo bash - sudo systemctl enable docker - sudo systemctl enable -s HUP ssh - sudo groupadd docker - sudo usermod -aG docker ubuntu

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  • HomeBrew

    🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)

    This post assumes the host machine is a Mac. Therefore, we can use to install the necessary packages.

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