Is there any way to try out the alpha of CoreOS on a droplet?

  • Posted on August 30, 2013
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CoreOS ( is a stripped down Linux distribution designed to host Docker ( containers. I’d like to try it out on a Digital Ocean VPS. Is there any way to get a droplet built with it?

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And its here! You can now use CoreOS on DigitalOcean. For more info, check out the blog post with the announcement and this tutorial series with all the details on getting up and running.

@Kamal, thank you, I voted. <br>@Pablo, the CoreOS documentation actually talks about VirtualBox deployments. That’s an option.

I wonder if this could be done w/<a href=“How To Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu 12.10 x64”>VirtualBox</a>?