- Ubuntu Server Linux with Docker installed.
Tip: I have installed a virtual machine using the image: “ubuntu-18.04.2-live-server-amd64”.
You can download it from https://www.ubuntu.com/download/server
Jenkins Docker image:
Docker has a lot of images ready to use. For example, if you search on Google “docker jenkins image”:
You will find the official Docker website to download Jenkins image:
And you can see the instruction to deploy the image in your Docker environment (:lts for latest version):
docker pull jenkins/jenkins:lts
This is only an example to understand how Docker images work.
Deploy Jenkins Docker image:
These are the commands to deploy a Jenkins image and run it as a container:
# Deploy Jenkins image robermb@ubuntu:~$ sudo docker pull jenkins/jenkins:lts # List current images robermb@ubuntu:~$ sudo docker images # Run a container using Jenkins image. # Note: this will automatically create a 'jenkins_home' docker volume on the host machine, that will survive the container stop/restart/deletion. robermb@ubuntu:~$ sudo docker run -d --name=jenkins_master -p 8080:8080 -p 50000:50000 -v jenkins_home:/var/jenkins_home jenkins/jenkins:lts
To see if your container is running you can execute the following:
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robermb@ubuntu:~$ sudo docker ps