Red Hat
Nov 27, 2014
by arungupta

Docker CLI provides a comprehensive set of commands. Here is a quick cheat sheet of the commonly used commands:

Purpose Command
Build an image docker build –rm=true .
Install an image docker pull ${IMAGE}
List of installed images docker images
List of installed images (detailed listing) docker images –no-trunc
Remove an image docker rmi ${IMAGE_ID}
Remove all untagged images docker rmi $(docker images | grep “^” | awk “{print $3}”)
Remove all images docker rm $(docker ps -aq)
Run a container docker run
List containers docker ps
Stop a container docker stop ${CID}
Find IP address of the container docker inspect –format ‘{{ .NetworkSettings.IPAddress }}’ ${CID}
Attach to a container docker attach ${CID}
Remove a container docker rm ${CID}
Remove all containers docker rm $(docker ps -aq)

What other commands do you use commonly ?

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