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Short Description
Simple container used for all startx based services and applications containers
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Docker OS Images : FEDORA

Simple container used for all startx based services and applications published in Dockerhub registry.
This container contain updated core OS rpm (kernel, libs,...) as well as usefull tools like pwgen, tar, zip, psmisc, procps, coreutils, findutils, wget

Dockerhub Registry Sources STARTX Profile

Container flavours

Version Docker Hub repository Fedora distribution
Latest startx/fedora:latest Fedora 24 (kernel 4.x + GNU 3.xx )
23 startx/fedora:23 Fedora 23 (kernel 4.2 + GNU 3.18 )
22 startx/fedora:22 Fedora 22 (kernel 4.0 + GNU 3.16 )
21 startx/fedora:21 Fedora 21 (kernel 3.16 + GNU 3.14 )
20 startx/fedora:20 Fedora 20 (kernel 3.11 + GNU 3.10 )

Running from dockerhub registry

  • with docker you can run docker run -it --name="fedora" startx/fedora from any docker host
  • with docker-compose you can create a docker-compose.yml file with the following content
    image: startx/fedora:latest
    container_name: "os-fedora"
      CONTAINER_TYPE: "os"
      CONTAINER_SERVICE: "fedora"
      CONTAINER_INSTANCE: "os-fedora"

Using this image in your own container

You can use this Dockerfile template to start a new personalized container based on this container

FROM startx/fedora:latest
#... your container specifications
CMD ["/bin/"]

Environment variable

Variable Type Mandatory Description
CONTAINER_INSTANCE string yes Container name. Should be uning to get fine grained log and application reporting
CONTAINER_TYPE string no Container family (os, service, application. could be enhanced
CONTAINER_SERVICE string no Define the type of service or application provided
HOSTNAME auto auto Container unique id automatically assigned by docker daemon at startup

For advanced users

You you want to use this container and code to build and create locally this container. You can follow theses instructions to setup and working environment.

This section will help you if you want to :

  • Get latest version of this container OS
  • Enhance container content by adding instruction in Dockefile before build step

You must have a working environment with the source code of this repository. Read and follow how to setup your working environment to get a working directory. The following instructions assume you are at the top level of your working directory.

Build & run a container using docker

  1. Jump into the container directory with cd OS
  2. Build the container using docker build -t fedora .
  3. Run this container
    1. Interactively with docker run -it fedora. If you add a second parameter (like /bin/bash) to will run this command instead of the default entrypoint. Usefull to interact with this container (ex: /bin/bash, /bin/ps -a, /bin/df -h,...)
    2. As a daemon with docker run -d fedora

Build & run a container using docker-compose

  1. Jump into the container directory with cd OS
  2. Run this container
    1. Interactively with docker-compose up Startup logs appears and escaping this command stop the container
    2. As a daemon with docker-compose up -d. Container startup logs can be read using docker-compose logs
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