if, like me - you’re tired of waiting for responses from your containers running docker for mac, try swapping to docker-machine with nfs mounts! deps brew install docker brew install docker-machine brew install docker-machine-nfs brew install go chose 1 of these: A: running vmware fusion (even faster than virtualbox) brew cask install vmware-fusion go get -u github.com/machine-drivers/docker-machine-driver-vmware docker-machine create –driver=vmware default B: default with virtualbox brew cask install virtualbox docker-machine create default enabling NFS mounts (will write to /etc/exports) - can conflict with vagrant/other NFS mounts