Docker-sync commands

To start docker sync in foreground and see what is actually synching use this

docker-sync start --foreground

to do one time synch, use this

docker-sync sync

 

Docker/Vagrant on Mac speed tests

So file synching is a pain int he ass on MacOS so I made some tests with "wrk" tool to see what is what and how much request per second can each config handle. I started with install.php on D8 site as it is more about file and less about database and caching. Tool was used with this config (30s of requests) 

Setting Ngrok with Docker or Vagrant

Ngrok is great tool, to set it up to work with docker and your specific localhost you need to have account, make authtoken command and then run following to receive both http and https versions of your local environment exposed to internet.

Solr with Drupal and docker (wodby docker4drupal) using search api solr

With docker4drupal its easy to enable solr whith docker-compose, its is also easy to do that with other drupal docker bundles. But to make this work it needs some manual work as well. First you need to make sure solr runs properly, test it, see that url to it shows it runs.

How to install and use PhpMyAdmin with Docker

This is most commonly used tool to visual inspect mysql databases with drupal, so there is a good chance you will want to use it with docker. So if you don't have it already installed with your drupal compose and you are building it from scratch you can manually add it. Do:

How to quickly drop DB from docker container and start new one

IF you want for some reason start from scratch and make new DB or anything else regarding mysql queries, you should first find out the name of your DB container and then with that name run command below and you will have access to SQL and you can then drop and recreate DB.