In this last part of the series, we will configure VS Code and add plugins to allow connection to projects on our Ubuntu virtual machine. Photo by Thomas Tastet / UnsplashNot much needs to be done to get VS Code to
In this part of this series, lets change our bash shell to zsh and customise the terminal with colours, fonts and plugins. Photo by Nick Karvounis / Unsplashzsh Setup zsh (Z-Shell) is and alternative to bash for Linux. It features simplified
Docker is a tool to isolate services for development and production, and build a stable repeatable app environment Photo by Vidar Nordli-Mathisen / UnsplashInstalling Docker Add Docker repositories to apt and install Docker sudo apt install apt-transport-https ca-certificates curl software-properties-common curl
Setting up github with tokens and encrypted authentication, so you don't have to sign in everytime. Photo by Yancy Min / Unsplashsudo apt install git git config --global user.email "insert_github_email_address" git config --global user.name
There's a few tricks to getting a Linux VM development environment working on a Windows 10 laptop properly, here's my process.