Rapidly spinning up a VM with Ubuntu, Docker and Minikube (using the –vm-driver=none option) on my Windows laptop using Vagrant and Oracle VirtualBox

For training and demo purposes, on my Windows laptop, I needed an environment with a guest Operating System, Docker and Minikube available within an Oracle VirtualBox appliance.

In this article, I will share with you the steps I took, to get Docker and Minikube (using the –vm-driver=none option) installed on top of an Ubuntu guest Operating System within an Oracle VirtualBox appliance, with the help of Vagrant.

The prerequisites for following along, are to have (more...)