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How to exclude docker files from time machine backups

I don't need back up of my docker files. How do i exclude them from time machine backups I see people mentioning /Users/david/Library/Containers/com.docker.docker folder but that does not exists on my ...
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Is it possible to bypass MacOS's lack of support for 32bit binaries with Docker?

Latest versions of MacOS don't run 32bit apps any more. I'm on Big Sur with a Mac from 2015, so intel. I have a specific fat 32bit binary from 1998 (last compiled and distributed in 2008) that I ...
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Docker for Mac 10.11.6 will not start, uninstall hangs and docker menu will not open when running

Something has gone wrong with Docker on my mac and I'm trying to remove and re-install versions but I can't get the menu open to do a factory reset. Every version I install either says it will not run ...
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Where does docker desktop “start on login” option get stored and how to stop Docker from doing this outside of docker desktop?

MacOS start applications are controlled through the user and groups settings. Also you can use cron. In docker desktop there is a login setting that seems to secretly put some login setting somewhere. ...
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How can I avoid iTerm trying to scp a file when ⌘-clicking it?

I am working with a developer setup so that I run my code in a docker container and be able to edit it locally (via volume). Local path is e.g. /path/to/my/project while inside docker container it is /...
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How to run Linux GUI on macos

I'm following this website's instruction so I can run Linux gui app on my mac: https://kartoza.com/en/blog/how-to-run-a-linux-gui-application-on-osx-using-docker/ I've downloaded Kitematic (v0.17.7) ...
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What is the purpose of Docker.raw file on Mac OS Catalina?

I have Docker installed on my Mac OS Catalina and recently found very big file Docker.raw. It is 64 Gb. Is it really needed? And if so, why is it so big ?
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Internet issues on macos while using services such as git, docker, pip

I have a macbook pro 16" running on macOs Catalina(version 10.15.3). The laptop is owned by my firm and has 3 user accounts. One is admin which i cannot access, second is also an admin account(of ...
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How do I start the docker daemon on macOS?

I am using macOS 10.14.6 and docker info shows me that the docker daemon is not running. How do I start the docker daemon from terminal? I have not found any information on doing so anywhere. On ...
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Services running in a VirtualBox VM have poor upload speed

I'm using an early 2009 Mac Pro as a server that's running a number of services in docker containers. Because the computer is too old to use the latest version of Docker, I have these docker ...
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Disable IPv6 for Docker on macOS

How can I disable IPv6 for Docker on macOS?
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Localhost page keep returning message :This site can’t be reached localhost refused to connect

I am using docker on Mac pro. the localhost page keeps returning the below message when i do a docker-compose up -d: This site can’t be reached localhost refused to connect. Try: Checking the ...
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Is it possible to get macOS running in a Docker container?

I know that it's possible to get macOS running in a VM under Parallels, VirtualBox and VMWare Fusion. I have containers with Windows and many distributions of Linux and BSD Unix. I'm hoping somebody ...
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Cannot remove a rogue mount point

A mount point /home appeared in my root directory that I cannot get rid of. I suspect it was caused by using Docker for Mac, but I have completely uninstalled Docker for Mac, restarted my system ...
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Installing Ubuntu Virtual Machine on macOS using Native Hypervisor?

I have Mac Book Pro running macOS High Sierra (10.13.5). I want to run Ubuntu in a virtual machine so that I can ultimately run it as a Kubernetes node. I realise I could use a Type-2 / Hosted ...
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Run GUI application in MacOS 10 in Docker

I'd like to run an application in a Docker container that can start a GUI. This guide recommends using XQuartz. After starting XQuartz, run the following: ip=$(ifconfig en0 | grep inet | awk '$1=="...
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Limit Total Size of Cached Files

I have a beefy Docker image that I'd like to run on my work machine (OSX 10.13.3, 16 GB RAM, Core i5), but I find that when running the image, along with a web browser, that the computer crashes or ...
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Put OSX under version control

I have recently learned about Docker and love their declarative approach which enables me to put everything under version control and make the whole application basically immutable. I understand that ...
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OS X Firewall blocking external connections to NGinx Docker container

I have an Docker container running NGinx on a macOS High Sierra machine behind a corporate firewall that cannot be disabled. The container is unable to be accessed externally from other machines on ...
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I can't install Docker. Does my CPU in Macbook Pro 2010, support the hypervisor framework? If so, why does `sysctl kern.hv_support` return 0?

I have a Macbook Pro 2010 I have a problem running Docker, it says "Fatal Error. Incompatible CPU detected Docker requires a processor with virtualization capabilities. " Processor in there is Core ...
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How to find out whether my MacBook Air supports memory management unit (MMU) virtualization for Docker?

I'm planning to install Docker on my MacBook Air (Early 2014): Intel Core i5, 4 GB RAM. I need Docker to be able to run SQL Server on my Mac (as I understand this is the only way to run it). However, ...
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Cannot figure out how to use mount command on MacOS

I am trying to use mount as in man mount, on MacOS. Ultimately, what I am trying to do is mount a directory which is outside of the Docker build context and put the directory inside the Docker build ...
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Docker & OSX's guest Windows 10 Pro “doesn't have VT-X/AMD-v enabled. Enabling it in the BIOS is mandatory”

I have macOS 10.12.3 and Windows 10 Pro running under Parallels. I try to install Docker to Windows 10. I could not install Docker for Windows rather Docker Toolbox (no idea why) but in installing the ...
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How to enable VT-x for Docker on MacPro 2008

So I've read that it is possible to enable Virtualisation on MacPro 2008 however I do not find how. I know that I have VMX since the output of sysctl -a | grep machdep.cpu.features is : machdep.cpu....
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Kitematic container doesn't start and getting error “Cannot connect to the Docker daemon”

From shell I am trying to start docker ps but I get this error: $ docker ps Cannot connect to the Docker daemon. Is the docker daemon running on this host? secondly if I run Kitematic and try to ...
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Running Parallels and VirtualBox for Docker in OS X?

I use Parallels for Windows while VirtualBox/Kinematic (Beta) for Docker in OS X -- but haven't yet tested at the same time because of possible problems such as here, dated to 2013 so many problems ...
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Using webcam connected to MacBook inside a Docker container

Has anybody figured out yet how to use an external webcam which is connected to a MacBook inside a Docker container? I read that I have to pass this flag --device /dev/video0 to docker run, but I ...
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Start docker in background at boot

I would like to autostart a docker container in the background at boot. I do not want it to start at login, but at boot (to serve a HTTP interface to all my colleagues on the LAN) before/without ...
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Stop Docker from automatically starting on startup

I installed Docker on OS X, and now it automatically loads every time I log in. Is there a way to stop this?
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Docker for iPad

Wherever I search, I can't find any resources on how to run Docker on an iOS device. Is iOS a valid host OS for Docker?
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How to clean up Docker for Mac containers

I'm using Docker for Mac Version 1.12.0-beta21 (build: 11019) on OS X 10.11.6. The container folder in $HOME/Library/Containers/com.docker.docker contains 3.1 GB of space. docker images -a however ...
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Command line DNS utils work, Chrome & Safari fail to resolve hostnames on El Capitan. Why?

I'm using Docker Compose to host a small dev environment, which includes a DNS container. I've added the docker-machine's IP as the first DNS server in my wifi settings (there are no wired ...