An Experiment with Docker & HHVM

Now the dev team at work have moved over to using Docker we decided to have some fun. An internal system we use is based on Drupal7, the development version of the site has a NGINX / PHP 5.4 container running in front of it. We have been hearing alot about HHVM so why not try building a container and seeing if it our codebase works? First off, as I prefer to use CentOS, I needed to find a way of getting HHVM installed which wouldn’t take hours (a build from source can notoriously take hours) as I was on the clock....

November 9, 2014 · 3 min · Russ Mckendrick