For the past two months, I’ve been heads down working on something new. There is still a lot of work left, but I believe it’s time to show everyone what I’ve been up to. Today, I’m announcing Packer: an open source tool for creating machine images for multiple platforms.
Packer is an open source tool for creating machine images, such as AMIs, VirtualBox images, Vagrant boxes, etc. Packer uses a single portable input format – a template – to generate the...