Docker Machine Install Ubuntu

2/13/2022by admin
Docker Machine Install Ubuntu
  1. Installing Docker Machine on Ubuntu 16.10. Posted 2017-04-14 with tags linux utilities, Ubuntu.
  2. On Linux, docker-machine and docker-compose don’t come automatically with your docker-ce installation. This is a problem that you won’t have for Windows and MacOS as they come bundled with the Docker Community Edition binary. A – Install docker-machine on Linux.

Also note that these instructions draw heavily from the How To Install and Use Docker on Ubuntu 16.04 post on Digital Ocean. This post is designed to be AWS specific and a faster read. Install Docker Machine. On macOS and Windows, Machine is installed along with other Docker products when you install the Docker Toolbox. For details on installing Docker Toolbox, see the macOS installation instructions or Windows installation instructions.

Home Assistant is an open-source application for home automation that allows to control smart home devices centrally. Home Assistant has dashboard that can be accessed via a web browser.

This tutorial explains how to install Home Assistant in Docker on Ubuntu 20.04.

Prepare environment

Home Assistant can be installed and run in Docker container. Before starting, make sure you have installed Docker in your system. You can read post how to install it.

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Install Home Assistant

Execute the following command to create container for Home Assistant:

Home Assistant configuration files stored in the /etc/homeassistant directory.

Testing Home Assistant

Home Assistant can be accessed using http://<IP_ADDRESS>:8123, where <IP_ADDRESS> is IP address of the system. Open a web browser and go to that URL address.

For the first time you will need to create the administrator account of Home Assistant. Provide a name, username, password and click “Create Account” button. Next, you can provide a name for your home, location, time zone, unit system, and currency. Once you finished configuration, you will be redirected to Home Assistant dashboard.

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Uninstall Home Assistant

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If you want to completely uninstall Home Assistant, remove it’s container:


Remove Home Assistant image:

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You can also remove Home Assistant configuration files:

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