How to use this box with Vagrant:
Vagrant.configure("2") do |config| config.vm.box = "mwrock/WindowsNano" config.vm.box_version = "0.1.0" end
vagrant init mwrock/WindowsNano \ --box-version 0.1.0 vagrant up
This version was created almost 2 years ago.
This is a Windows Nano Technical Preview 3 box.
The WinRM service in Nano currently only accepts requests set to the UTF-8 code page 65001. However, the WinRM Gem used by Vagrant sets the codepage to 437. This prevents vagrant from establishing WinRM connections with the nano box.
However, Vagrant is able to create and destroy the box and one can connect via via windows Powershell Remoting.
The very first boot on Hyper-V will blue screen. However it will recover. How it recovers depends on the type of switch used:
You can connect via powershell remoting using port 55985 on VirtualBox and the normal WinRM ports using Hyper-V.
More instructions to come
This box was created using the template located at https://github.com/mwrock/packer-templates/blob/master/vbox-nano.json The build was identical for VirtualBox and Hyper-V with the exception of the drivers used to create the initial nano image. Hyper-V used the
-GuestDrivers option and VirtualBox used