Build and run container images with Docker.
- This build can only access files in the home directory. So Dockerfiles and all other files used in commands like
docker loadneed to be in $HOME.
- You can change the configuration of this build by modifying the files in
- Additional certificates used by the Docker daemon to authenticate with registries need to be added in
/etc/docker/certs.d). This directory can be accessed by other snaps using the
Running Docker as normal user
By default, Docker is only accessible with root privileges (
sudo). If you want to use docker as a regular user, you need to add your user to the
sudo addgroup --system docker sudo adduser $USER docker newgrp docker sudo snap disable docker sudo snap enable docker
Warning: if you add your user to the
docker group, it will have similar power as the
root user. For details on how this impacts security in your system, see https://docs.docker.com/engine/security/#docker-daemon-attack-surface
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