Category Archives: Docker

OSX Cannot connect to the Docker daemon. Is the docker daemon running on this host?

By | September 19, 2016

On a Mac, there are 2 ways to start docker. In a terminal, you can type >> docker-machine start cloudnthings:~ cloudnthings$ docker-machine start Starting “default”… (default) Check network to re-create if needed… (default) Waiting for an IP… Machine “default” was started. Waiting for SSH to be available… Detecting the provisioner… Started machines may have new… Read More »

Docker Toolbox v Docker for Mac

By | July 25, 2016

If you haven’t heard already, Docker for Mac has been out for since mid June allowing Docker to run natively in OSX without having to install Oracle Virtual Box which in turn provides a linux environment for Docker to run on. If you have Docker Tool box installed, you can uninstall it in a few… Read More »