docker build

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Build an image from a Dockerfile



docker build [OPTIONS] PATH | URL | -


  • --add-host Add a custom host-to-IP mapping (host:ip)
  • --build-arg Set build-time variables
  • --cache-from Images to consider as cache sources
  • --cgroup-parent Optional parent cgroup for the container
  • --compress Compress the build context using gzip
  • --cpu-period Limit the CPU CFS (Completely Fair Scheduler) period
  • --cpu-quota Limit the CPU CFS (Completely Fair Scheduler) quota
  • --cpu-shares , -c CPU shares (relative weight)
  • --cpuset-cpus CPUs in which to allow execution (0-3, 0,1)
  • --cpuset-mems MEMs in which to allow execution (0-3, 0,1)
  • --disable-content-trust true Skip image verification
  • --file , -f Name of the Dockerfile (Default is ‘PATH/Dockerfile’)
  • --force-rm Always remove intermediate containers
  • --iidfile Write the image ID to the file
  • --isolation Container isolation technology
  • --label Set metadata for an image
  • --memory , -m Memory limit
  • --memory-swap Swap limit equal to memory plus swap: ‘-1’ to enable unlimited swap
  • --network API 1.25+
  • Set the networking mode for the RUN instructions during build
  • --no-cache Do not use cache when building the image
  • --platform experimental (daemon)API 1.32+
  • Set platform if server is multi-platform capable
  • --pull Always attempt to pull a newer version of the image
  • --quiet , -q Suppress the build output and print image ID on success
  • --rm true Remove intermediate containers after a successful build
  • --security-opt Security options
  • --shm-size Size of /dev/shm
  • --squash experimental (daemon)API 1.25+
  • Squash newly built layers into a single new layer
  • --stream experimental (daemon)API 1.31+
  • Stream attaches to server to negotiate build context
  • --tag , -t Name and optionally a tag in the ‘name:tag’ format
  • --target Set the target build stage to build.
  • --ulimit Ulimit options


Date: 2018-02-25

Author: Dongsoo Lee

Created: 2018-12-10 Mon 03:07