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Magento 2 beta Docker Image

28 July 2015

Want to see what Magento 2 (currently still beta) has in store for you?  Don't want to go through installing Magento 2 (and sample data) manually?  Here's the solution: simply use the phpro/magento2-demo Docker image and get an entire Magento 2 (including sample data) environment running in minutes!


Just follow these 4 simple steps:

  1. you need to have Docker installed (Windows/Mac:, Linux:
  2. you will need at least 1GB of memory
  3. you will need create an entry in your local hosts file for 'magento2-demo' referencing the IP address of your Docker host (due to the baseurl requirement of Magento)
  4. you will need to run the following command to start your Docker container: 'docker run -d -p 80:80 phpro/magento2-demo'

You can access the Magento 2 webshop/backend as follows:

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