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Install Wagon using Devstep and Docker

If you don't want to install ruby package on your machine and you are familiar with Heroku you can use Devstep.
Devstep reuse the same buildpack as Heroku, in short Devstep will start a container and install wagon inside. If you want to drop wagon just drop the container, nothing have been install on your host. (Devstep demo video : https://vimeo.com/99482658)

First install Docker : https://docs.docker.com/engine/installation/
Then install Devstep : http://fgrehm.viewdocs.io/devstep/cli/installation/

Now create a new project

mkdir MyPortfolio
cd MyPortfolio
devstep bootstrap -r devstep/MyPortfolio

Devstep will start and open a new container, now set the environnement type

build-project -b ruby

Now install wagon and bootstrap your new project

gem install locomotivecms_wagon
wagon init . -t bootstrap
bundle install

Your image and your project is ready, just exit the container to same the image (no more build for the next dev)


Image is ready, it's time to hack !

devstep hack -p 3333:3333

Now you are inside a container, with all dependency installed, let's run wagon

bundle exec wagon serve

You can access to your website at http://localhost:3333
Note : Devstep can hack a lot of environment (python, js, go....)

If you already have a website project, you can simply start to hack with the following command

git clone https://github.com/myaccount/myproject
cd myproject
devstep build
devstep hack -p 3333:3333

Enjoy it !

Updated about 5 hours ago

Install Wagon using Devstep and Docker

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