Docker thoughts left on the cutting floor

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I published an article about Anti-patterns in Docker today, on Constant Contact tech blog. In the editing process, some thoughts were cut from the main article but I thought I’d share these tips, follow up: Don’t store data or configuration files in containers, keep them on shared volumes where they can be backed up easily by… Read more »

Docker on a Synology NAS – Highs & Lows

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Docker is a great addition to my DS1815+ Synology NAS. Its implementation is very cool in many ways but has a few big weaknesses. Amongst its strengths, I can think of: Pretty great UI for managing running containers, including docker exec Good UI for adding images (though no way to update them, see later) Pretty… Read more »