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We should create a development VM to make development easier. This should be a new environment that sets up the machine to use git repository working trees to run the applications (auto-restarting whenever possible using
This development VM should have all the main Git repositories (
The development VM should also download some sample data. We need a Rex task to create this sample data set from the production database and store it somewhere accessible from the Internet (for now, on devel.cpantesters.org). Then we can download this sample data set when setting up the development VM.
The development VM should make the user's home directory inside the VM available outside the VM so that users can develop on their main machine and run tests inside the VM.