Recent Posts by Tyler Bird

Building a Vagrant Box from Start to Finish

Note: This article was originally published at tylerbird.org. It was recently updated for publication on the Engine Yard blog.

The goal of Vagrant is to make it simple to create a local development environment so that you’d never want to do it another way again. You can quickly set up your first Vagrant environment with two simple commands. And with a third, you’re connected to your first Vagrant box—all in under a few minutes.

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Building a Vagrant Box from Start to Finish

Building a Vagrant Box from Start to Finish

Note: This blog was originally published on tylerbird.org earlier this year. It was recently updated for publication on the Engine Yard blog.
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Ruby 1.8.7 and REE End of Life

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” - Dr. Seuss

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Everything You Need to Know About Unicorn

Unicorn’s been a topic I’ve been interested in learning about for a while now; numerous Engine Yard customers and developer friends use it, love it, and recommend it. Thankfully, the opportunity to do so recently presented itself. I spent some time poking around free resources looking for answers to my questions, and it wasn’t as easy as I’d hoped… so I decided to go straight to the source.

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