I’m setting up a clean install of El Capitan, and want to get my Octopress blog going. However, I don’t want to install it directly on my OSX workstation — I want to have it contained in a docker container.
That’s beyond the scope of this blog post, but what I ended up doing on my new OSX installation was to:
- Install VirtualBox 5.0.14
- Install docker toolbox
~/Documents/blog/? Basically, the octopress instance I’d setup as described in Octopress Setup Part I.
From inside the docker container:
Edit a blog post
On OSX, open up
~/Documents/blog/source/_posts/path-to-post and make some minor edits
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Generate and push to master
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I have no idea why this is happening, but I just conceded defeat against these ruby weirdisms, wished I was using Go (and thought about converting my blog to Hugo), and took their advice and prefixed every command thereafter with
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