Public | Automated Build

Last pushed: 3 years ago
Short Description
Short description is empty for this repo.
Full Description

Dockerised Drupal 6, 7 and 8 development environment using PHP 5.5 on Ubuntu 14.04. This image is the development companion to the docker-drupal-php55 project.

Included Tools

Debugging Tools

  • XDebug - PHP debugging and profiling.
  • XHProf - function-level hierarchical profiler.

Front-end Tools

PHP Documentation Tools

  • DoxyGen - generate documentation from annotated PHP code. It is used to generate XML which is then interpreted by Sphinx.
  • Sphinx - generate beautiful Read The Docs format using Breathe as a bridge to DoxyGen XML output.


  • NodeJS - Javascript runtime.
  • Java Runtime Environment (JRE) - project dev tools like need this.


Create Presistant Database data-only container

# Build database image based off MySQL 5.5
sudo docker run -d --name mysql-drupal-php55-dev mysql:5.5 --entrypoint /bin/echo MySQL data-only container for Drupal Dev MySQL

Build Drupal Base Image

# Clone Drupal base docker repository
git clone
# Build docker image
cd docker-drupal-php55
sudo docker build --rm=true --tag="drupal-php55" . | tee ./build.log

Build Project Development Image

# Clone Drupal development docker repository
git clone
cd docker-drupal-php55-dev

# Build docker image
sudo docker build --rm=true --tag="drupal-php55-dev" . | tee ./build.log

Build Project using Docker Compose

# Customise docker-compose.yml configurations for environment.
cp docker-compose.yml.dist docker-compose.yml
vim docker-compose.yml

# Build docker containers using Docker Composer.
sudo docker-compose build
sudo docker-compose up -d

Host Access

From the host server, add the web container IP address to the hosts file.

# Add IP address to hosts file.
sudo bash -c "echo $(sudo docker inspect -f '{{ .NetworkSettings.IPAddress }}' \
dockerdrupalphp55dev_drupalphp55devweb_1) \ \
>> /etc/hosts"

Logging into Web Front-end

# Using the container name of the web frontend.
sudo docker exec -it dockerdrupalphp55dev_drupalphp55devweb_1 su - ubuntu
Docker Pull Command