VVV Turns One

A year ago yesterday, I decided I wanted to break up with MAMP. A year ago today, the Varying Vagrant Vagrants repository was created after an exciting couple nights pounding away at a server config that allowed me to troubleshoot WordPress in Nginx on a local virtual machine. Since then, VVV has had almost 750 commits … Continue reading VVV Turns One

Vagrant Error in OSX: There was an error while executing `VBoxManage`, a CLI used by Vagrant for Controlling VirtualBox

I got the following error earlier in OSX when launching my powered off VVV instance with `vagrant up`: There was an error while executing `VBoxManage`, a CLI used by Vagrant for controlling VirtualBox. The command and stderr is shown below. Command: [“hostonlyif”, “create”] Stderr: 0%… Progress state: NS_ERROR_FAILURE VBoxManage: error: Failed to create the host-only … Continue reading Vagrant Error in OSX: There was an error while executing `VBoxManage`, a CLI used by Vagrant for Controlling VirtualBox

The First Few Things I’ve Learned About CentOS and Salt (In Vagrant)

I’ve been doing quite a bit of work this week in provisioning a development environment using CentOS, Salt, and Vagrant. There are few things I ran into along the way that were interesting enough to remember for a later time. Disappearing Guest Additions By default, Salt calls `yum -y update` during the process of installing … Continue reading The First Few Things I’ve Learned About CentOS and Salt (In Vagrant)