Python 2.7 setup on CentOS 6.3 with Vagrant and Puppet
This VM installs Python 2.7 on CentOS 6.3 utilizing virtualenv. CentOS 6.3 ships with Python 2.6.* by default. You can install a newer version of Python but you should avoid modifying its system python. Packages like yum and other utilities depend on the shipped version of Python. Modifying it might cause problems in the future.
- Install VirtualBox - https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads
- Install Vagrant - http://downloads.vagrantup.com
- Clone this repo into your local folder.
cdinto the root folder of the repo and run
- To login to the box, make sure you're inside the root folder and run:
- Other commands:
To stop the running machine Vagrant is managing and destroys all resources that were created during the machine creation process:
$ vagrant destroy
Suspends the guest machine Vagrant is managing, rather than fully shutting it down or destroying it:
$ vagrant suspend
Resumes a Vagrant managed machine that was previously suspended:
$ vagrant resume
Shut down the running machine Vagrant is managing:
$ vagrant halt