TLDR – Make sure whatever is building your docker image has enough memory. Read on for the amusing story ! Today I was busy building a docker image for work. To start with I was doing it all locally on
* This is a work-in-progress post that I will finish. I’m putting it up to encourage me to finish it sooner 😛 Terms Host – My laptop. The computer running the docker host Docker Host – a vm running under
Disclamer – I’m don’t have an enterprise budget to play with really cool fiber SAN’s and so on. This series is an expirment on a budget. It probably seems strange that storage should be virtualized. It can, but should it?
I noticed that a Linux VM at my work wasn’t running as smoothly as it could be. I confirmed that it was not using VMWare tools. To install follow these steps (Please note step 13 is only applicable to Debian