O'Reilly logo

The Docker Book by James Turnbull

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

4 Working with Docker images and repositories

In Chapter 2, we learned how to install Docker. In Chapter 3, we learned how to use a variety of commands to manage Docker containers, including the docker run command.

Let’s see the docker run command again.

This command will launch a new container called another_container_mum from the ubuntu image and open a Bash shell.

In this chapter, we’re going to explore Docker images: the building blocks from which we launch containers. We’ll learn a lot more about Docker images, what they are, how to manage them, how to modify them, and how to create, store, and share your own images. We’ll also examine the repositories ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required