One example I can think of: for maven build, we want to cache the
downloaded dependencies so we don't have to download them every time.
So in that case, I was thinking to cache on the host, or a data volume. Any
On Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 11:59:08 AM UTC-5, Qiang wrote:
> Thank you for posting the response ! I do need to rethink my strategy now.
> Even though I need to solve legacy problems in a short term , I agree that
> it does not become a requirement :)
> So for moving data between containers , what options can I explore ? And
> is there instruction to use side containers ? I was not able to find much
> There's no technical limitation to use this option (we actually already
> support it to allow docker.sock bind mount on a dedicated side container),
> but our experience is most user use this for bind-mount, which result in
> permission issues and in most case are just short terms workarounds to
> introduce bad practices. So we decided *not* to expose this option to
> IIUC your use case (from some private email) some legacy jobs you run rely
> on a NFS server to host project dependencies. Relying on a bind mount would
> make your build fragile and non-reproducible. You better should create a
> project specific docker image, to include those dependencies (assuming you
> can't update your build script to a modern dependency resolution approach).
> For sure this require some effort to migrate your builds, but I can't
> consider "*legacy bad practice*" as a valid use-case :P
> Le vendredi 14 octobre 2016 15:55:01 UTC+2, Qiang a écrit :
>> How can I set container options to the Docker slave such as volume
>> settings? I need to mount a host directory to the container.
>> So far, the only option I can see is to define the slave container image,
>> and side container image as following:
>> dockerNode(image: "maven:3.3.3-jdk-8", sideContainers:
>> How do I pass "-v" or "--volumes-from" to the slave container?
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