Roboxes is a project that encapsulates Packer templates for building base boxes suitable for use with Vagrant, Docker, or as generic open virtualization appliances. A subset of the templates are built and available from the Vagrant Cloud.

Operating Systems

Arch CentOS Debian Debian Fedora FreeBSD Gentoo HardenedBSD NetBSD OpenBSD OpenSUSE Oracle Red Hat Ubuntu


Hyper-V Libvirt Parallels Virtualbox VMWare


Docker Vagrant


Using Public Boxes

Add a generic box to Vagrant:

$ vagrant box add generic/NAME

Using a generic box in a Vagrantfile:

Vagrant.configure("2") do |config| = "generic/NAME"

Replace NAME with the approriate operating system identifier from the list of boxes above.

Bugs and Other Issues

Please use Github to report bugs, and submit improvements.