Need to customize your shell environment for one project, but not for your whole computer? Let's look at a few different ways to do that, including the excellent direnv tool!
Pushing to a remote Git host like Github from inside a devcontainer poses some challenges. In this video you'll learn a valuable technique for sharing credentials into a container without …
We've seen that Docker file mounting can be a bit of a leaky abstraction with regards to file ownership. In this video, we'll apply a pragmatic solution to this problem.
Mapping host files into a container is a source of a lot of "WTF" moments. Let's take a closer look at where some of these surprises come from.
Nobody likes repeatedly typing out lengthy command-line incantations. Today let's make our containerized work easier by customizing our environment!
The time has come to simplify starting up new shells in our development containers. Along the way, we'll learn more about the docker-compose up, exec, and run subcommands!
A comfy development environment includes niceties such as shell aliases and PATH customizations. But where should those be configured in a devcontainer? Let's find out!
A brand new containerized development environment can be pretty spartan. Over time, you'll furnish it with all the developer conveniences of home. Let's look at how that process unfolds!
A web app devcontainer isn't much good if you can't see the app. Let's talk about loopback addresses, interface binding, and port-mapping with docker-compose!