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Install Laravel Homestead step by step

There are a few tutorials around about using Laravel Homestead but none I could find with up-to-date instructions. So I have decided to make my own. A great place to start is the official Laravel Homestead guide¬†http://laravel.com/docs/4.2/homestead You will need to install Virtual Box and Vagrant. This is the base for your new environment. CD […]

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Useful commands for Docker

A short little list of commands I have found myself using for Docker. To console into a running container docker exec -it d799b74e3289 /bin/bash To view containers docker ps docker ps -a (view all containers) To build a new image docker build -it -p 80:80 imagename:0.1 (where 0.1 is the tag) Display images docker images […]

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Unix VI editor shortcut commands

At some point in your development career you will come across VI editor if you haven’t already. It can be a little confusing at first and personally I prefer Nano. If you are stuck, below is a great link to some very useful shortcuts.   https://www.gosquared.com/blog/vi-linux-terminal-help-sheet

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