Quick start Rails 4.2 with signups + logins
Less boilerplate, more productivity
0. Install Docker and Docker Compose on your host
If your host machine runs OS X or Windows, the native Docker Beta which uses native virtualization - xhyve VM with an Alpine linux kernel on OS X - is recommended. This has less overhead than using the older
boot2docker service, which runs a full traditional VM over VirtualBox.
1. Clone this repository
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:manur/docker-rails-baseline.git
2. Build a network of containers based on
cd docker-rails-baseline # Build docker container network docker-compose build # Deploy docker container network docker-compose up # Run migrations docker-compose run web rake db:create db:migrate
3. That's it! Go forth and prosper.
Your Rails web server runs on a docker container, and is port mapped to localhost:3000.
Postgres service runs on a docker container, and is port mapped to localhost:5432
Spinning down docker containers: