Editing Dockerfiles with Architect

In the last two years, software development had taken a step forward with the advent of the Docker. For the uninitiated, a Docker is a tool that automates the deployment of applications by packaging them with their dependencies in a virtual container, eliminating the need for virtual machines.

Docker has streamlined the process of application development on Linux servers, and Open Analytics has streamlined the creation of Docker files with Architect’s new Dockerfile Editor.

new Dockerfile Editor


To install the Dockerfile Editor, first click Help -> Install New Software

Docker install

Next, add the URL http://docker-editor.openanalytics.eu/update as a new repository.

Docker repository

Finally, select the “Dockerfile Editor” and click next.

Docker file editor

Using the Dockerfile Editor

For basic instructions on using the Docker Editor, please visit out guide, Getting Started with Dockerfile Editor.

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