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Confused about VirtualBox machince vs ssh vs Docker

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Above is a local terminal where I have ssh'd into the VM???

Below is the VirtualBox VM????

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There are not the same machine and where does Docker fit into all of this?

Thanks for any clarification

John

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Re: Confused about VirtualBox machince vs ssh vs Docker

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Hi @John Cleveland

Both the popular HDP and HDF Sandboxes are delivered as Dockerized containers. You are correct that there is a Docker container, as well as a Host machine that are different but ship within the same VM appliance. The following link from the docs might help provide additional clarity as well:

https://hortonworks.com/tutorial/hortonworks-sandbox-guide/section/2/

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Re: Confused about VirtualBox machince vs ssh vs Docker

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Hi @John Cleveland

Both the popular HDP and HDF Sandboxes are delivered as Dockerized containers. You are correct that there is a Docker container, as well as a Host machine that are different but ship within the same VM appliance. The following link from the docs might help provide additional clarity as well:

https://hortonworks.com/tutorial/hortonworks-sandbox-guide/section/2/

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