Creates a Docker image that contains a build of the current development
version of GNU Octave.
Image is available on Docker Hub at
- Create a Docker image derived from
mtmiller/octave-snapshot, or just
docker run -it mtmiller/octave-snapshot.
- Use Octave or build your project against it.
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Because of the resources needed to compile Octave from source, it is
impractical to build it using the Docker Hub's automated build service.
Therefore, the following procedure is used
Octave is compiled in a virtual machine (either EC2 or a Vagrant VM)
Octave binary payload is archived, compressed, and published to S3 from
within the VM
Docker image is rebuilt on Docker Hub