How we build .box files for MetaCPAN developers
You are now looking behind the curtain!
This repo builds the .box file which is then used by MetaCPAN developers via metacpan-developer, as a standardized development environment that (once the .box file is downloaded) is quick to deploy and start working on.
metacpan-developer is where you should go if you are looking to use the virtual machine we build to help out on the MetaCPAN project itself.
To build our .box files...
Check out this repo
git clone git://github.com/CPAN-API/metacpan-vagrant.git
Setup repositories (as per metacpan-developer)
Use this script to check out all of the repositories which you will need.
Here we are cloning the official repositories as read only - you could of course either fork any of these, or just add your own fork as a remote to push to.