October 18, 2011

Hosting Octopress on BigV

Octopress is a very fun little blogging platform. As you can see, it’s what I’m using here. It’s a static site generator with enough bells and whistles to keep me happy, but which doesn’t get in the way. Anyway, that’s not the point. The point of this post was to demonstrate how I went about provisioning this server. It’s hard to imagine anything simpler. First: I needed a server. I’ve been working on BigV, so it seemed appropriate to use a BigV vm as a host. Read more