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Month: July 2015

Convert an Existing WordPress Site to Docker

Convert an Existing WordPress Site to Docker

I had a “classic” install of WordPress, Apache/PHP, and Mysql installed on the root drive, that I wanted to convert to Docker containers. Why? Install Installing is easy. Installing and starting publicly available images is a single docker run command. Maintain With a little bit of planning updating your apps is a simple process. docker pull the latest image. docker rm -f the current container (remember to use volumes on data you need to save). docker run with the same…

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Encrypted Volume Setup

Encrypted Volume Setup

Based on blog post: http://thesimplecomputer.info/full-disk-encryption-with-ubuntu Notes. Remember when it cost hundreds of thousands of dollars for a few TB of storage? Well I just bought a pair of 4TB disk for about $250, WE LIVE IN THE FUTURE!!! Okay, I want to encrypt the data I’m storing. I currently have my home encrypted using ecryptfs (i.e. “Encrypt my Home” in Ubuntu Setup). This is fine for home, but I have services that I want to run while not logged in….

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