• Creating a Linux Local Enviroment using Virtualbox & Vagrant

    Posted in Laravel, Vagrant on Mar 30, 2016

    There seems to be a lot of confusion on the web when it comes to creating a local laravel development enviroment in Linux. I would like to show a really fast way to get up and running. The following method was tested in Linux MInt. I will add instructions for Windows too.

    System Requirements

    • VirtualBox
      • Allows you to run virtual enviroments
    • Vagrant
      • Vagrant is a tool that will install a complete virtual development environment. (Aapache, PHP, Mysql
    • Composer (Optional)
      • PHP Package Manager)
    • nodejs (Optional)
      • Needed by Gulp which will be used to compile the frontend stuff css, js)

  • Create a new Laravel Project from scratch using Vagrant & Scotchbox in Linux.

    Posted in Composer Packages, Laravel, Vagrant on Feb 01, 2016

    This post will quickly guide you in the process of creating a new Laravel Project using Vagrant, Scotchbox & the Laravel installer.

    If you are using windows, you can run the same commands by installing Git Bash


    • Vagrant, VirtualBox & Git
    • Undertand basic git commands or know hot to copy/paste.
    • Linux or Gitbash.

    Create a new Virtual Enviroment

    Lets start with a new Laravel Project, In this case I will create a new project inside a VirtualBox enviroment using Vagrant and my favorite Box called Scotchbox.

    git clone https://github.com/scotch-io/scotch-box

    web@web ~-git-tutorial01_007.png

    Navitage inside the newly ...

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