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Setting up VirtualBox, Vagrant, Ansible and github to install Trellis

This is a series of memos to install and build WordPress website using Trellis.

In this first article, I will explain the steps to set up the VirtualBox and Vagrant environment on Mac OSX (Sierra). Make sure that you have already installed x-code and it is ready to use, and read through the official documentation.

First install VirtualBox, Vagrant and then also install required vagrant modules.

Next, we will install trellis via Github. Make sure that you can connect to Github via ssh.

Add the ssh key to github following this instruction.

Now you are ready to clone trellis and bedrock code from the Github repos.

Edit config to set your site name.

and initialize your virtual machine.

Continues to How to configure a Trellis production server on Digital Ocean.

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