Re: OpenVDB Jenkins builds broken due to Boost Python not found
On Tue, Oct 30, 2018 at 6:52 AM Aloys Baillet <aloys.baillet@...> wrote:
Packer is very similar in purpose to a Dockerfile. It's purpose is to create a reusable VM image, similar to how Dockerfile's purpose is to create a reusable container image. The reason we use Packer in CI is because our CI spins up VMs.
If folks find Docker to be more handy we could have a minimal Packer image that spins up a VM with Docker installed and then pulls down the Docker image to then run the build to achieve a docker based build. We have a few projects that do this today.