Install IDE for Vagrant VM

As I build up the development environment using Vagrant and Ansible, it is always annoying that the IDE tools is on the host machine. And I have to sync the shared folder between the VM and host machine where I run my IDE tools. It is really annoying and hard to run the unit testing and debug.

There are two solutions for this issue. First solution, I repackage the VM and create another base box with Webstorm as IDE tool based on  Ubuntu Trusty 64 Virtual Box. By doing this, I can use this base box for any DEV environment and run Webstorm without any extra efforts. Second, I add the ansible role for Webstorm. Then use the “ansible.tags” to provision the Webstorm tool. Now let’s see the details.

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