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On my Windows Server 2016, I managed to pull microsoft/nanoserver. MyNanoserver container was created based on this. However when i start the container, nothing seems to happen. Docker ps does not list anything running.
This is the command i run: docker start MyNanoserver
Please let me know what went wrong.
Sorry for the lack of response from our team!
We monitor our forum (https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/home?forum=windowscontainers) and didn't think to look here for customer issues.
If you post there we respond within a few days. You can also raise issues in the github repos for our docs, post on StackOverflow or StackExchange (with the docker-for-windows or windows-containers tags) or post in the Docker forums.
Are the Serial Ports removed from this image?
Is it possible to enable the Serial Ports?
If you are getting blob unknown make sure you have enabled windows containers. It seems to fail if you are in linux container mode.
As the package of nanoserver is extracting and dockerd.exe got run.
Kaspersky alert me with Trojan.Win32.Generic on the dockerd.exe file
Now I cannot do anything with docker but uninstall & re-install again.
@littlebrainz you get unknown blob if your using linux container.
In windows 10, click the docker icon in your tray and switch to Windows containers
> docker pull microsoft/nanoserver Using default tag: latest latest: Pulling from microsoft/nanoserver bce2fbc256ea: Downloading 3ac17e2e6106: Downloading unknown blob
I got the following error: C:\Program Files\Docker\docker.exe: x509: certificate signed by unknown authority. Does anyone know how to resolve it? Thanks.
@elranu - Are you trying to download this container on a Linux machine? If so, it will return "unknown blob". If you're using Windows and still hitting the error, go ahead and open an issue on GitHub docker/docker so a developer can look into it.
I'm getting the following error:
docker pull microsoft/nanoserver
Using default tag: latest
latest: Pulling from microsoft/nanoserver
bce2fbc256ea: Pulling fs layer