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Video: Config Management for Development Environments
Developers don't want to be sysadmins. Heck, even sysadmins don't want to be sysadmins. That's why you need to start using helpful tools like virtualization software and NFS or shared folders. Gareth Rushgrove presents at PuppetConf 2011 in this video in order to show you some of the best practices being used in DevOps shops right now.