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Updates to Docker images in .NET 8
Exploring the .NET 8 preview - Part 10
In this post I describe the changes to .NET 8 docker files in .NET 8 including changes to images, new image types and changes to image tagging…
Creating Docker multi-arch images for ARM64 from Windows
In this post I show how to use Docker's buildx command to build docker images that can run on Linux ARM64 processors using an x64 Windows machine.…
Running .NET Core global tools in non-sdk Docker images
In this post I describe how you can avoid the dependencies of global tools on the .NET Core SDK and runtime by containerising them using Docker.…
Packaging CLI programs into Docker images to avoid dependency hell
In this post I show how to create a Docker image containing your favourite CLI tool, and a helper script for invoking it. I demonstrate with the AWS CLI.…
Exploring the .NET Core MCR Docker files (updated): runtime vs aspnet vs sdk
In this post, I look at the various Docker base images available for .NET Core development on MCR, how they differ, and when you should use each of them.…
Exploring the .NET Core 2.1 Docker files (updated): dotnet:runtime vs aspnetcore-runtime vs sdk
In this post, I look at the various Docker base images available for .NET Core 2.1 development, how they differ, and when you should use each of them.…