This container creates a appliance to run Vert.x 2 applications.
In essence this is a minimalist container that just installs OpenJDK7, wget.
The installation process consists of the following actions:
- unzip the
vert.x 2.1.xdistribution to
- move the
This way vert.x micro services just need to execute:
vertx runmod <some mod name>
or if configuration is needed the config files are on
/etc/default/vert.x and can be overriden for example by:
ADD cluster.xml /etc/default/vert.x/cluster.xml
No special users are created so if extra security is needed (say readonly run) the apps using this base image can just add a user with:
RUN useradd vertx