Docker on Windows 10 ProblemsAugust 10, 2015
UPDATE — Solution Found
Another Western Dev that goes by the name of Dave White found a solution and I confirmed that it works. The solution entails using a test build of the new Docker tool suite, so use at your own risk, but it does work!
I’ve hit some issues getting docker running on Windows 10. Turns out it’s an issue with VirtualBox and it’s being worked on, but I figured I’d share the details here just in case you’re having the same issue.
For those too busy to read the links, here’s the executive summary.
You install boot2docker on a Windows 10 machine, and you can’t seem to run the intro command
docker run hello-world as instructed by the installer.
When you run
boot2docker init -v you get an error
Failed to create host-only network interface.
You have VirtualBox 5.0.x installed and Docker gives you problems like those described above.
So far there isn’t an official fix, but there is test build as described on the boot2docker issue linked above. Personally, I haven’t given it a shot, but it looks like things are on their way to be mended.
Here’s hoping that it gets fixed so I can finally upgrade my desktop to Windows 10, and get docker running on my laptop.
Thanks for Playing. ~ DW