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Troubleshooting Docker

By : Vaibhav Kohli, Rajdeep Dua, John Wooten
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Troubleshooting Docker

By: Vaibhav Kohli, Rajdeep Dua, John Wooten

Overview of this book

You?re pro Docker? You?ve read all about orchestration with Docker in books? Now learn how to troubleshoot Docker in practice. Gain all the tools to safely see Docker in action with this 2017 book.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
Troubleshooting Docker
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Understanding Container Scenarios and an Overview of Docker

Chapter 1. Understanding Container Scenarios and an Overview of Docker

Docker is one of the most recent successful open source projects which provides the packaging, shipping, and running of any application as lightweight containers. We can actually compare Docker containers to shipping containers that provide a standard, consistent way of shipping any application. Docker is a fairly new project and with the help of this book it will be easy to troubleshoot some of the common problems which Docker users face while installing and using Docker containers.

In this chapter, the emphasis will be on the following topics:

  • Decoding containers

  • Diving into Docker

  • The advantages of Docker containers

  • Docker lifecycle

  • Docker design patterns

  • Unikernels