This project is a Docker container for MaxScale.
MariaDB MaxScale is an open-source, database-centric proxy that works with MariaDB Enterprise, MariaDB Enterprise Cluster, MariaDB 5.5, MariaDB 10 and Oracle MySQL®. It’s pluggable architecture is designed to increase flexibility and aid customization. Built upon a lightweight, high-speed networking core designed to facilitate throughput. MariaDB MaxScale runs between the client application and the database cluster offering connection and statement-based load balancing. MariaDB MaxScale allows scaling of an organization's database infrastructure while keeping the needs of DBAs, Developers and Data Architects in mind.
Getting the container
The container is very small and available on the Docker Index:
docker pull centminmod/maxscale-docker
Using the container
Just trying out MaxScale.
If you just want to run a single instance of MaxScale server to try out its functionality:
docker run -d centminmod/maxscale-docker
Build the container
To create the image
centminmod/maxscale-docker, execute the following command on the maxscale-docker folder:
docker build -t centminmod/maxscale-docker .