by Steve Dondley

⬅ Notes listing

Author's note: The note below is part of a digital garden. Therefore, it is likely incomplete, inaccurate or both. In other words, it's just like other information sources but perhaps to a higher degree. That said, it may still be worth exploring.




  • developing applications
  • shipping applications
  • running applications
  • separate applications from infrastructure
  • allows you deliver software quickly
  • manage your infrastructure same was you manage apps
  • has methodologies
    • reduce delay between writing code and running it in production


  • builds an image file
  • Dockerfile reference | Docker Documentation
  • commands
    • build from Dockerfile and a context
      • context:
        • set of files at a specified location PATH or URL
        • process recursively
    • docker build
  • .dockerignore file
  • -f flag
    • points to a Dockerfile anywhere in the file system
  • -t flag
    • tag an image with a name *

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