Running Locally

Convox can boot your application locally using Docker in an environment identical to production.

Installing Docker

MacOS

Install Docker Desktop for MacOS.

Under Docker’s preferences, change the following configuration:

Linux

Install the microk8s snap:

$ sudo snap install microk8s --classic

Windows

Install Docker Desktop for Windows.

Under Docker’s preferences, change the following configuration:

Local Rack

Installation

$ sudo convox rack install local

Running Applications

Use convox start to run applications against your local Rack.

You can use convox switch local to point your CLI at the local rack and use all convox commands normally.