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  • Setup GitHub Codespaces with AWS IAM Roles Anywhere
    4 projects | dev.to | 22 Sep 2022
    // For format details, see https://aka.ms/devcontainer.json. For config options, see the README at: // https://github.com/microsoft/vscode-dev-containers/tree/v0.241.1/containers/ubuntu { "name": "Ubuntu", "build": { "dockerfile": "Dockerfile", "args": { "VARIANT": "ubuntu-22.04" } }, "postStartCommand": ".devcontainer/env.sh", "remoteUser": "vscode", "features": { "git": "os-provided", "aws-cli": "latest", "golang": "latest", "sshd": "latest" } }
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    5 projects | dev.to | 30 Aug 2022
    # See here for image contents: https://github.com/microsoft/vscode-dev-containers/tree/v0.245.0/containers/python-3/.devcontainer/base.Dockerfile # [Choice] Python version (use -bullseye variants on local arm64/Apple Silicon): 3, 3.10, 3.9, 3.8, 3.7, 3.6, 3-bullseye, 3.10-bullseye, 3.9-bullseye, 3.8-bullseye, 3.7-bullseye, 3.6-bullseye, 3-buster, 3.10-buster, 3.9-buster, 3.8-buster, 3.7-buster, 3.6-buster ARG VARIANT="3.10-bullseye" FROM mcr.microsoft.com/vscode/devcontainers/python:0-${VARIANT} # [Choice] Node.js version: none, lts/*, 16, 14, 12, 10 ARG NODE_VERSION="none" RUN if [ "${NODE_VERSION}" != "none" ]; then su vscode -c "umask 0002 && . /usr/local/share/nvm/nvm.sh && nvm install ${NODE_VERSION} 2>&1"; fi # Install Google Chrome Stable and fonts # Note: this installs the necessary libs to make the browser work with Puppeteer. ENV PUPPETEER_SKIP_CHROMIUM_DOWNLOAD true RUN apt-get update && apt-get install gnupg wget -y && \ wget --quiet --output-document=- https://dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | gpg --dearmor > /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/google-archive.gpg && \ sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list' && \ apt-get update && \ apt-get install google-chrome-stable -y --no-install-recommends && \ rm -rf /var/lib/apt/lists/* # [Optional] If your pip requirements rarely change, uncomment this section to add them to the image. COPY requirements.txt /tmp/pip-tmp/ RUN pip3 --disable-pip-version-check --no-cache-dir install -r /tmp/pip-tmp/requirements.txt \ && rm -rf /tmp/pip-tmp
  • rust-analyzer changelog #143
    2 projects | reddit.com/r/rust | 22 Aug 2022
    Looks like they do? https://github.com/microsoft/vscode-dev-containers/issues/675
  • Exploring .NET WebAssembly with WASI and Wasmtime
    8 projects | dev.to | 9 Aug 2022
    In the vscode-dev-containers repo, you'll see that there too is a .devcontainer directory. This contains instructions for building the dotnet vscode-dev-container. Click into the directory.
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    2 projects | dev.to | 6 Aug 2022
    Select a predefined container definition. In my case I will select 'Ubuntu'. NOTE: There is a growing variety of predefined images that can be selected from, maintained on GitHubs vscode-dev-containers repository:
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    4 projects | dev.to | 27 Jul 2022
    As documented here, a Dev Container's built-in features are sources from the script-library folder in the vscode-dev-containers repo. The Remote - Containers extension and GitHub Codespaces include "preview" functionality to extend Dev Container features. You can add any custom feature by using the dev-container-features-template sample repository.
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    2 projects | dev.to | 2 Jun 2022
    // For format details, see https://aka.ms/vscode-remote/devcontainer.json or this file's README at: // https://github.com/microsoft/vscode-dev-containers/tree/v0.134.0/containers/javascript-node { "name": "lucas-paganini-api", "build": { "dockerfile": "./Dockerfile", "context": ".." }, "forwardPorts": [3000], "workspaceMount": "source=${localWorkspaceFolder},target=/var/www,type=bind", "workspaceFolder": "/var/www", "postStartCommand": "npm clean-install", "shutdownAction": "stopContainer", "settings": { "terminal.integrated.shell.linux": "/bin/bash" }, // Add the IDs of extensions you want to be installed when the container is created. "extensions": ["ms-vscode-remote.remote-containers", "esbenp.prettier-vscode"] }
  • Containerizing Your Dev Environment
    3 projects | dev.to | 31 Mar 2022
    # See here for image contents: https://github.com/microsoft/vscode-dev-containers/tree/v0.231.1/containers/rust/.devcontainer/base.Dockerfile # [Choice] Debian OS version (use bullseye on local arm64/Apple Silicon): buster, bullseye ARG VARIANT="buster" FROM mcr.microsoft.com/vscode/devcontainers/rust:0-${VARIANT} # [Optional] Uncomment this section to install additional packages. # RUN apt-get update && export DEBIAN_FRONTEND=noninteractive \ # && apt-get -y install --no-install-recommends
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