On 06/01/2016 09:04 AM, Jeff Terrell wrote:
So it looks like, if I'm committed to docker, I could run FreeBSD
inside a KVM inside a container on Linux. Then others who might be
interested in FreeBSD could play around with it on their Linux hosts
why put yourself and your co-workers through that much hell to test out
freebsd. having worked on docker (and before that other linux jail-like
systems) i never understood the thought process that forces everyone to
try to fit all use-cases under one umbrella like this.
if you have some workflow that is totally docker depedent then just run
freebsd+docker and be done with it. you'll have some linux docker
nodes, and some freebsd docker nodes and your on your way.
or as mentioned earlier - there are all sorts of para-virtualization
technologies that allow one to run freebsd ontop of a linux (or mac)
hypervisor. the benefit with either of these approaches is that you
remove about 50 hoops and support headaches and probably learn a bit
more about how to manage heterogeneous environments along the way.
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