Notices: This section not yet converted to new layout. Download stats are rolling back out.

Boot2Docker

1.6.2

Package test results have failed.

This package was approved by moderator DanAtkinson on 7/3/2015.

boot2docker is a lightweight Linux distribution based on Tiny Core Linux made specifically to run Docker containers. It runs completely from RAM, weighs ~27MB and boots in ~5s (YMMV).
Docker - An open platform for distributed applications for developers and sysadmins.

To install Boot2Docker, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install boot2docker

To upgrade Boot2Docker, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade boot2docker

Files

Hide
  • README.md Show
    docker-chocolatey
    ==================
    
    Boot2Docker package for Chocolatey
    
    Source: http://boot2docker.io/ 
    Releases: https://github.com/boot2docker/windows-installer/releases
  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    # https://github.com/chaliy/chaliy-chocolatey-packages/
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage 'boot2docker' 'exe' '/VERYSILENT' 'https://github.com/boot2docker/windows-installer/releases/download/v1.6.2/docker-install.exe'
    
    Install-ChocolateyPath "$env:ProgramFiles\Boot2Docker for Windows\"
    

Virus Scan Results

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Boot2Docker

Tags

Release Notes

<ul>
<li>Boot2Docker v1.6.2</li>
<li>Boot2Docker Management Tool v1.6.2</li>
<li>Docker v1.6.2</li>
<li>VirtualBox v4.3.28-r100309</li>
<li>msysGit v1.9.5-preview20150319</li>
</ul>

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Boot2Docker 1.5.0 879 Friday, March 13, 2015 approved

Discussion for the Boot2Docker Package

Ground rules:

  • This discussion is only about Boot2Docker and the Boot2Docker package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the google group.
  • This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
  • The maintainers of this Chocolatey Package will be notified about new comments that are posted to this Disqus thread, however, it is NOT a guarantee that you will get a response. If you do not hear back from the maintainers after posting a message below, please follow up by using the link on the left side of this page or follow this link to contact maintainers. If you still hear nothing back, please follow the package triage process.
  • Tell us what you love about the package or Boot2Docker, or tell us what needs improvement.
  • Share your experiences with the package, or extra configuration or gotchas that you've found.
  • If you use a url, the comment will be flagged for moderation until you've been whitelisted. Disqus moderated comments are approved on a weekly schedule if not sooner. It could take between 1-5 days for your comment to show up.

comments powered by Disqus